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COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (PHYSICS) SCHOOL OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS WESTVILLE CAMPUS
REF NO: CP05/2022
The School offers a vibrant educational and research environment in Chemistry and Physics. In order to enhance the teaching and the research capabilities in physics and applied physics, the School seeks to appoint a suitably qualified candidate to the permanent staff with expertise in Energy Systems.
The incumbent will be expected to conduct independent, externally funded research in Energy Systems and Energy Technologies, and to participate actively in teaching at undergraduate and post-graduate levels in physics as well as in applied physics. The capability to teach plasma physics at post graduate level would be an advantage.
The incumbent will report to the Academic Leader: Physics. Minimum Requirements: