Lecturer in Statistics

University of Botswana Department of Statistics


Lecturer in Statistics (Contract Position)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department of Statistics



Applicants are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Lecturer in the Department of Statistics, Faculty of Social Sciences

Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to: i) teach undergraduate and graduate level courses especially Design of Experiments, Probability theory, and Stochastic Processes ii) supervise undergraduate, Master, and Ph.D. student research as the need may arise; iii) participate in all academic and professional activities of the department including research; iv) carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department.

Requirements: Candidates should have: i) At least a relevant Doctorate in Statistics. ii) Show evidence of engagement in research. (iii) Area of interest in Design of Experiments, Probability, and Stochastic Processes. The following will be added advantage (i) Evidence of governance and social engagement; ii) University teaching experience or equivalent

N.B. Applicants with a relevant Master’s Degree in Statistics with a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics of at least 2(i) pass/GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent may be considered under special circumstances.

Remuneration: The University offers competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How to Apply: Signed letters of applications are to address the stated qualifications and provide any other information to assist the University determine your suitability for the position. Applicants should indicate clearly the position applied for: quote the vacancy number, provide current CVs (including telephone, telefax and email), certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, samples of their publications, and three reference letters, and send complete documentation to: The Human Resource Manager, Faculty of Social Sciences, Private Bag UB 00705. Gaborone Botswana; Telephone: (267) 3554894; fax (267) 3195099; E-mail: fssvacancies@ub.ac.bw  

Applicants should inform their referees to: (i) Quote the Vacancy number and position applied for and (ii) submit their references directly to the above address before the stipulated closing date.

Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Block 240, Office No. 137: (240/137).

NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Closing Date: 5 December 2022

In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com


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