Openings at the University of Nairobi

TECHNOLOGIST, DEPARTMENT OF GEOSPATIAL AND SPACE TECHNOLOGY
Applicants should be holders of an ordinary Diploma in Land Surveying, Cartography or equivalent from a recognized institution. In addition, they should have at least three (3) years of industrial experience with GIS, Digital Mapping, Remote Sensing and Digital Photogrammetry. Possession of a higher qualification in Geoinformatics and good computer knowledge will be an added advantage. The successful candidate will be expected to prepare practical classes for both undergraduate and postgraduate students in a busy Geoinformatics laboratory.

LECTURER, POPULATION STUDIES AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Applicants must be holders of a PhD in Population Studies/Demography or related discipline. Those with a Masters degree and a minimum of three years teaching experience at University level will also be considered. In addition, applicants should have a minimum of two (2) publications in refereed journals or two (2) chapters in scholarly books since last promotion/appointment. They must show evidence of continued research activity.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach Demography Technique courses. She/he will be expected to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate degree levels, supervise research projects, initiate and conduct research in their respective areas of specialization and help develop new courses.