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Lecturer Job Vacancies at University of the Free State in Bloemfontein 2018

University of the Free State hiring for Lecturer placed in Bloemfontein. This job vacancies is open from 4 Mei 2018 to the end of this month. Here is more information about the requirements, qualifications and job descriptions associated with Lecturer job opening 2017.

University of the Free State Recruitment 2017

Lecturer - Bloemfontein

Faculty Health Sciences

Department Pharmacology

Lecturer (nGAP position)

Job ID: 2323

The position is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training under the New Generation of Academics Programme (nGAP) and the successful candidate will be subject to the terms and conditions of the programme whilst being a permanent staff member of the University of the Free State.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist junior students
  • Participate in all departmental research activities (field trips, workshops, community research meetings, conferences and meeting with all stakeholders)
  • This is mainly a research based developmental job, therefore, the candidate will spend more than 60% of time in the lab.
  • Undertake own research project towards studies within the departmental research scope.
  • Work under direct supervision

Inherent requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Natural Sciences or Pharmacy.
  • Proven experience in the delivery of poster or oral presentations at conferences or equivalent activities.
  • Provide evidence of manuscripts produced that have the potential to be converted or submitted for publication in accredited journals.
  • A good academic record.
  • Laboratory research experience at Natural Sciences Master’s or B. Pharm degree level
  • Must be a South African citizen as required by the programme.

Required competencies:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and, the ability to function well in the university’s richly diverse working environment.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Business acumen.
  • Result orientated.
  • Strategic thinking.
  • Leading.
  • Building coalitions.


  • A PhD in Natural Sciences or Pharmacology / Pharmacy/ Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • Applicants should have qualified not more than three (3) years.
  • Applicants should be not older than 35 years as required by the programme.
  • Experience in herbal medicines and traditional medicines research and interest in these.
  • Atleast a Master’s level research experience in health or basic sciences.
  • Laboratory research oriented experience.

Assumption of duties:

As soon as possible.

Closing date:

18 May 2018


The salary scale is available on request. For any further enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 9962/2808/9329.

Fringe benefits:

(Subject to specific conditions): pension scheme, medical aid scheme, group life insurance, housing allowance, leave and sick leave, service bonus and study benefits.


The University reserves the right not to fill the post. The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act. Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned act and the employee profile of the specific department / division.

Applications may only be submitted online. All applications must be accompanied by the following:

  • a detailed curriculum vitae (please note that the first three (3) referees on your CV will be contacted with regard to reference checking);
  • copies of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications);
  • a copy of your identity document (ID).

The UFS will only consider applications of candidates who meet all the inherent requirements of the position. Applications that are incomplete or sent by fax or e-mail, will not be considered. Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.


External candidates can click HERE to apply online.

UFS staff members can log onto PeopleSoft, click on Self Service, then on Recruiting, and then on Careers to apply online.

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