Job Summary
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts: –

SCHOOL OF INDUSTRIAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

DEAN – SCHOOL OF INDUSTRIAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY (1 Post)

The Dean reports to the Vice Chancellor and is a member of the Senior Administrative team of the Institute.

Duties And Responsibilities
Provide strategic management and leadership in the school in respect of teaching, research innovation and technopreneurship;
Provide direction in respect of strategic marketing, liaison, outreach;
Planning and controlling in specific areas of Human Resources, Budgeting, development of academic programmes, departmental equipment and related matters;
Implementing resource mobilization activities to support university teaching and research in the School;
Contributing in the development of quality assurance of all programmes in the School as well as ensure financial viability of the programmes;
Contributing in the formulation , implementation and evaluation of policy at School level;
Facilitating partnerships and linkages with other organisations for the benefit of both students and staff in the School.

Qualifications And Experience
An appropriate technological postgraduate qualification. Strong intellectual, organizational, systemic and leadership qualities.
A track record of teaching, research and scholarship in higher education for at least eight years.
Sound knowledge of the academic disciplines of the School within which the application is being made.
Good knowledge and an understanding of the higher education system and policy environment.
Experience in strategic planning, financial and human resources management, proven attributes of transparency, integrity and teamwork.
Should be at least at senior lecturer grade (or have credentials that would qualify for appointment at that grade).

Terms of Appointment
Appointment to the above position will be on a fixed term performance based contract for a maximum period of four (4) years.

How To Apply
Details on salary, allowances and other benefits will be made available to short-listed candidates. Application letters, certified copies of certificates and C.Vs giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability and names of at least three (3) referees should be sent to: [email protected]

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 3 July 2020.

Harare Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.