Job Opportunities- December 2017

Job Opportunities

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following vacancies at MUST. Applicants are required to submit their applications accompanied by copies of all relevant academic documents, appointment and other employment documents. Candidates should indicate names of three (3) referees (excluding social referees) and their postal/email addresses and telephone number(s). Applications should reach the University Secretary at the address below before the 18th of December 2017

The University Secretary

Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST)

P.O Box 1410

MBARARA

Email: us@must.ac.ug

Faculty of Medicine

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Internal Medicine 1 Senior Lecturer M5

Qualifications:

  1. MB ChB Degree;
  2. Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine;
  3. PhD / PhD Track in Internal Medicine;
  4. At least 2 publications demonstrating original contribution to knowledge through research;
  5. Registration with Uganda Medical and dental Practitioners’ Council.                            

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;

Any other duties assigned from time to time

Pathology 1 Assistant Lecturer M6.2

Qualifications:

  1. MB ChB Degree;
  2. Master of Medicine in Pathology;
  3. Registration with Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners’ Council.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;
  8. Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty of Science

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Biology 1 Senior Lecturer M5

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor of Science with Education (Biology-Chemistry), with Biology as the major subject (at least 2nd class upper);
  2. Master of Science in Biology or related field;
  3. Relevant PhD Degree,
  4. At least 2 publications demonstrating original contribution to knowledge through research.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

Psychology 1 Senior Lecturer M5

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor of Education Degree (at least 2nd class upper) or Bachelors Degree (at least 2nd class Upper) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Education;
  2. Masters in Educational Administration and Planning;
  3. PhD in Educational Administration and Planning;
  4. At least 2 publications demonstrating original contribution to knowledge through research.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;
  8. Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

Faculty of Computing and Informatics

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications

Computer Science

1 Lecturer M6.1

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor of Information Technology (at least 2nd class upper)
  2. Master of Science in Information Systems;
  3. PhD / PhD Track in Computing or Information Systems.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;
  8. Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty of Business and Management Sciences

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Accounting and Finance 1 Lecturer M6.1

Qualifications:

  1. BBA (Accounting), BSc (Accounting & Finance) or B.Com (Accounting) (at least 2nd class upper)
  2. MBA(Accounting & Finance) or MSc (Accounting & Finance)
  3. PhD or PhD Track in Accounting & Finance.
  4. Knowledge of Computerized Accounting and Professional qualifications in ACCA / CPA will be an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Teaching;
  2. Research & Publication;
  3. Grant writing;
  4. Innovations;
  5. Research Supervision;
  6. Internship supervision;
  7. Student mentorship;
  8. Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Office the University Secretary

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Office of the University Secretary 1 Personal Secretary M12

Qualifications:

  1. At least Stage II Typewriting and Stage II Shorthand;
  2. Must be computer literate;
  3. At least 2 years relevant working experience.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Receiving and handling incoming mail and correspondences;
  2. All typing work for the Office;
  3. Receives telephone calls;
  4. Schedule appointments for the Head of Department and update event calendars;
  5. Manage office supplies for the department;
  6. Ensure that the Office is well arranged and organized;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

Office of the University Secretary 1 Office Attendant M20

Qualifications:

  1. At least O-Level Certificate with a pass in English;
  2. Experience of at least 2 years in a similar role shall be an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the supervisor, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Cleans up offices, carries mail and other correspondences and runs errands;
  2. Operates duplicating / photocopying machines and paper cutter;
  3.  Prepares and serves tea, and cleans cups, utensils, and cutlery;
  4. Ensures that offices are properly locked at the end of the day;
  5. Any other duties assigned from time to time.
Office of the University Secretary 1 Driver M20

Qualifications:

  1. At least O-Level Certificate;
  2. Valid Driving Permit with at least classes B, CM, CH & DL;
  3. At least 3 years experience as a Driver;
  4. Knowledge of Motor Vehicle Mechanics is an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Drives the vehicle to transport people, goods and supplies as authorised;
  2. Ensures the safety of the vehicle, spare tyre and tool kit;
  3. Keeps the vehicle clean and tidy;
  4. Keeps of all journeys and millage travelled;
  5. Reports to the Transport Officer when servicing and repair of the vehicle is due;
  6. Carries out minor repairs on the vehicle;
  7. Keeps and ensures safe custody of vehicle documents;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

University Library

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
University Library 1 Assistant Librarian M12

Qualifications:

  1. Diploma in Library and Information Science;
  2. Computer literacy is an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the University Librarian, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Management of a faculty library;
  2. Library User orientation;
  3. Charging and discharging of information materials;
  4. Shelving of books;
  5. Carrying out user statistics;
  6. Recalling of delayed information materials;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Finance Department

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Finance Department 1 Stores Assistant M12

Qualifications:

  1. Diploma in Stores and Supplies Management, or Diploma in Accountancy, or Diploma in Procurement.
  2. At least 2 years relevant work experience;
  3. Computer literacy is an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the University Bursar, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Receiving all items purchased by the University;
  2. Issuing out items to user departments after approval;
  3. Posting all receipts and issues in the computerized system;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dean of Students Department

Department No. of Posts Level Speciality and Qualifications
Dean of Students Department 1 Senior Custodian M14

Qualifications:

  1. O-Level Certificate with a credit in English;
  2. At least a Certificate in Public Administration or Personnel Management;
  3. At least 3 years relevant working experience.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reports to the Head of Department, and carries out the following duties:

  1. Ensuring cleanliness in and around the hostels;
  2. Allocation of rooms to students;
  3. Keeping custody of university property in the hostels;
  4. Requisitioning & management of cleaning materials;
  5. Issuing room keys, mattresses and beds to students;
  6. Student counseling;
  7. Report any breakages and necessary repairs to Management;

Any other duties assigned from time to time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please Note:

  • Salary per month (Science – Academic) M5 – 7,166,097/=; M6.1 – 6,505,er484/=; M6.2 – 4,858,387/=
  • Salary per month (Non-Science – Academic) M5 – 6,603,080; M6.1 – 6,055,947; M7 – 4,090,506/=
  • Salary per month (Non-Teaching Non-Science) M10 – 2,413,324/=; M12 – 1,605,200/=; M14 – 985,971/=; M20 – 685,691/=.