United States International University (USIU) is a Higher Learning Institution based in Nairobi, Kenya. USIU is accredited by both the Kenya Government through the Commission for Higher Education (CHE), and by the American Government  through the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities - the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). USIU is seeking to recruit qualified candidates to fill FOUR (4) positions of Assistant Professor in the Chandaria School of Business.
1. Production and Operations Management
    Assistant Professor (1 Position)
2. Project Management and Implementation
    Assistant Professor (1 Position)
3. Marketing Research

    Assistant Professor (1 Position)
4. Business Law

    Assistant Professor (1 Position)
Job Summary:
The successful candidates will be reporting to the Dean Chandaria School of business.
The candidate will be expected to teach, conduct research and engage in community
Key Responsibilities
  • Teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels in any of the areas listed above.
  • Support and mentor students in their career endeavors.
  • Participate in curriculum development activities to ensure that the programs are up-to-date.
  • Participate in program assessment and reviews.
  • Engage in research in one’s area of expertise.
  • Engage in service to the University, the profession and to the community
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Educational Qualifications and Professional Experience
  • Must have a PhD in in the area of application from a recognized University
  • At least three (3) years teaching experience at or five (5) years of equivalent professional experience at the University or an equivalent institution.
  • Must have published at least four (4) papers in peer-referred journal articles and/or book chapters.
  • Evidence of supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate research projects, theses and/ or dissertations.

  • Good computer background
  • Good administrative skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Be self-motivated and highly-disciplined
  • Good listening and mediation skills

Interested applicants must provide current CVs, certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees (including current salary and benefits earnings, telephone and e-mail contacts), by Monday, 20th August 2012 to the following address:
Head of Human Resources, United States International University,
P.O. Box 14634-00800, Nairobi, Kenya.
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USIU is an equal opportunity employer.