A Master’s degree (NQF Level 9) in Mechanical Engineering with at least four years of lecturing experience at tertiary education level and/or industry experience or an equivalent combination of relevant professional experience. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Competence to teach at least three of the following courses: Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials and Engineering Mechanics. Competence to establish professional networks and to maintain links with the industry, as well as experience in developing under-graduate programmes. A credible record of lecturing, peer-reviewed publications, community engagement, supervision of students (research) under-graduate level as well as a relevant Doctorate will be an advantage.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
Teach, assess, and develop curriculum, conduct community service, and administration. Supervise research (projects and/or thesis) at undergraduate levels; conduct research and publish in accredited journals; source for research or project funding; establish professional networks with industry and universities and partake in Department, Faculty and/or University Committees.