Jobs at Africa University

Jobs at Africa University

Africa University is an International Pan African and United Methodist Church Related Institution in Zimbabwe, with a mission to provide quality education within a Pan-African context through which people can acquire general and professional knowledge and skills, grow in spiritual maturity and develop sound moral values, ethics and leadership qualities. In pursuit of this we invite applications from suitably qualified and well experienced persons to fill the following strategic positions:




Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Laboratory Sciences


Faculty of Health Sciences

 – Clinical Biochemistry or related Laboratory Sciences field 

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Health Services Management

Faculty of Health Sciences

–  Health Management /Administration

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Masters in Public Health

Faculty of Health Sciences

–  Public Health

–  Preferably a medical doctor able to teach communicable and non-communicable diseases across the faculty programmes

–  Experience working with Ministry(ies) of Health is an added advantage

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Accounting

Faculty of Management and Administration

–  Financial Accounting, Cost  &Management Accounting, Accounting and Finance, Taxation

–  Chartered Member Status: Chartered Institute of Accountants, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants/Certified Public Accountants, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Public Policy


Institute of Peace Leadership and Governance

Faculty of Management and Administration

–  Public Policy, Public Administration and Governance or any related field.

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Intellectual Property

Institute of Peace Leadership and Governance

–  Integrated Intellectual Property areas or Law;

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Psychology

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

– Psychology

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Communication Skills

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

–  Linguistics

Professor/Senior lecturer/Lecturer Agribusiness

Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Faculty of Management and Administration

–  Agribusiness or Agricultural Economics.

Food Services Manager

Dean of Students

–  Bachelor’s Degree in Culinary Arts, Nutrition or related field


Desired Attributes for all lecturer positions mentioned above

–  A PhD or be a PhD candidate. Applicants with a minimum of a Master’s degree and a professional qualification with over 5 years experience in a specific or related field will be considered

–  Teaching experience in a reputable university and if seeking senior lecturer or associate professor position, evidence of successful supervision of postgraduate students at the masters or doctorate level

–  Experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse environment

–  Proficiency with electronic modes of teaching

For full job descriptions, please visit our website on The closing date for applications is 30 June 2016. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Applications together with six (6) copies of curriculum vitae, certified copies of certificates, academic transcripts and at least three names of referees with their e-mail, phone numbers and postal addresses should be forwarded to:

The Human Resources Officer

Africa University

  1. PO. Box 1320


Zimbabwe or E-mail to:

Rate this article

Written by Daniel Takyi

Related Posts

Join our mailing list to receive a sharp, curated weekly round-up of African business news.

Help us deliver better content