Kenyatta University School of Engineering and Technology Jobs in Kenya

Career Opportunities in a Fast Growing Institution

Kenyatta University seeks to recruit competent and dedicated applicants to fill up the following positions:

School of Engineering and Technology

Department of Computing and Information Technology

Areas of Specialization.

  • Artificial Intelligence.
  • Distributed Systems.
  • Programming.
  • Software Engineering.
  • Image Processing and Multimedia Systems.
  • Mobile Computing.
  • Networking.

I. Professors

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information Systems in any of the specified areas of specialization from a recognized University.
  • At least Twelve (12) years of University teaching, Seven (7) of which as full-time Associate Professor.
  • Successfully supervised at least Four (4) Masters Students and Two (2) Ph.D. students, since being appointed Associate Professor.
  • At least four (4) articles in refereed journals since being appointed as Associate Professor.
  • Evidence of successfully applying for a grant either individually or as a group since being appointed as Associate Professor.
  • Evidence of active participation in departmental activities and good quality teaching.
  • Evidence of attendance and contribution at learning conferences, seminars and workshops.

II. Associate Professors

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information Systems in any of the specified areas of specialization from a recognized University.
  • At least eight (8) years of University teaching, four (4) of which as full-time Senior Lecturer.
  • Successfully supervised at least four (4) Masters Students and one (1) PhD. student, since being appointed Senior Lecturer.
  • At least four (4) articles in refereed journals since being appointed as a Senior Lecturer.
  • Evidence of successfully applying for a grant either individually or as a group since being appointed as a Senior Lecturer.
  • Evidence of active participation in departmental activities and good quality teaching.
  • Evidence of attendance and contribution at learning conferences, seminars and workshops.

III. Senior Lecturers

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information Systems in any of the specified areas of specialization from a recognized University.
  • At least five (5) years of University teaching, three (3) of which as full-time Lecturer.
  • At least three (3) articles in refereed Journals since being appointed Lecturer
  • Successful supervision of at least three (3) Masters Students.
  • Evidence of applying for a grant either individually or as a group since being appointed as Lecturer.
  • Evidence of good quality teaching.
  • Evidence of attendance and contribution at learned conferences, seminars or workshops.
  • Current registration by relevant professional statutory bodies and membership in a professional association will be an added advantage.

IV. Lecturers

Qualifications:

  • PhD. Degree or successfully defended Ph.D. Thesis in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information Systems in any of the specified areas of specialization from a recognized University.
  • Applicants with a Masters Degree and at least five (5) years experience in any of the aforementioned areas of specialization will be considered.
  • Applicants with University teaching experience will have an added advantage.
  • Current registration by relevant professional statutory bodies and membership in a professional association will be an added advantage.

V. Tutorial Fellows

Qualifications:

  • Masters in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information Systems in any of the specified areas of specialization from a recognized University.
  • Hands on experience in Programming (C++, Java, PHP and MySQL)
  • Applicants must be prepared to pursue Ph.D. in their areas of specialization
  • PhD Registration will be an added advantage.

Terms of Service:

The terms for the above position includes a generous medical scheme, house allowance and commuting allowance.

The applicants should provide full details of educational and professional qualification, work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address.

For teaching positions above Tutorial Fellow, employment will be on permanent and pensionable terms.

Tutorial Fellows are employed on one (1) year renewable contract, to the maximum of three (3) years.

Copies of certificates and testimonials should also be enclosed giving the names and addresses of three (3) referees who are conversant with the applicant’s competence in area of specialization.

Applicants and Referees should write directly to:

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration)
Kenyatta University
P. O. Box 43844 – 00100
Nairobi

Applications and letters from the referees should be received not later than, 15th December 2016.

Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.


Education and Training, Engineering and Technical, ICT and Technology
Updated: December 2, 2016 — 7:22 pm