Vacancies

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor – Artificial Intelligence (1 Post)

Reporting to the H.O.D, the incumbents will serve in the capacity of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor and will provide leadership and contribute to the smooth organisation and implementation of activities of the programmes offered in the Department.

Desired Attributes:

  • BSc Honours in Artificial Intelligence or equivalent
  • MSc in Artificial Intelligence or equivalent
  • A PhD in Artificial Intelligence/Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience in teaching and/or supporting learning in higher education.
  • Must have experience in developing and teaching online courses.

Duties and Responsibilities: The candidate should be able to carry out research, supervise students’ dissertations and teach at least three of the following modules;

  • Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Machine Learning
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Programming for Machine Learning
  • Expert Systems and Smart Applications
  • Intelligent Systems for Pattern Recognition
  • Web technologies and mobile application development
  • Object-Oriented Programming, JAVA, Python, C#, R
  • Human Artificial Intelligence Interaction
  • Design of Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Network Security
a) Teaching The incumbent is expected to teach or deliver lectures in accordance with the Department and or College guidelines and standards. b) University Service and Community Engagement The incumbent should participate in all Department, College and University activities such as attending meetings, training workshops, conferences and seminars, among others. c) Research The incumbent is expected to engage in active research in his/her area of specialisation, which benefits the students, the Global community and the University. d) Innovations Innovations should lead to the production of goods and services. e) Industrialisation Through the commercialisation of goods and services.

How to Apply: Interested candidates must submit an application letter, certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification (ID and birth certificate) and a detailed curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, date of availability, current salary, contact details, names and addresses of three referees. The application pack should be sent as a single pdf file to e-mail address, careers@africau.edu by no later than 1400 hours on Friday, 05 July 2024. Applicants should clearly indicate the post being applied for on the subject line, and only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to. Africa University is an equal opportunity employer and therefore, men and women from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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