Job Details

  • Reference number: 597
  • Province: Limpopo
  • Type of engagement: Permanent appointment
  • Posted: March 1st

Background to Position


University of Venda -> Vice Chancellor and Principal -> Deputy Vice Chancellor: Academic -> School of Environmental Sciences -> Geography and Geo-Information Science.Senior Lecturer in Geography

Post Level

Lecturer, Senior Lecturer

Job Type

Academic - Univen Funded

Job Description


  • Successful candidate will teach undergraduate and postgraduate students and supervise Honours research projects in Climatology.  
  • Conduct research in the field of Climatology
  • Contribute to departmental administration responsibilities.
  • Perform community development activities and research.

Inherent Criteria


Senior Lecturer:

  • PHD in Geography, GIS or Engineering GIS
  • Five years’ teaching experience in a tertiary institution or seven (7) years professional experience in the relevant field.
  • Five publications in accredited Peer reviewed journals, chapters in a book and book publications.
  • Evidence of supervision of five (5) postgraduate students at Honours level, Master or Doctoral students.


    • Msc in Geography, GIS or Engineering GIS.
    • Three (03) years teaching experience or five (05) years professional experience in the relevant field.
    • Publications in peer reviewed and or non-peer reviewed journals will be a strong recommendation.

    Application Requirement


    About University of Venda

    The University of Venda is a South African comprehensive rural-based institution, located in Thohoyou in Limpopo province. It was established in 1982 under the then Republic of Venda government.