Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Language and Communication Skills (Academic Literacy)

 Applicants should posses at least a Masters Degree in Applied Linguistics/English Language Teaching such as Teaching English as a Foreign Language/Teaching English as a Second Language/English for Specific Purposes/English for Academic Purposes or any related discipline with at least a credit at both Bachelors and Masters’ degree level.


  1. To give lectures and tutorial instructions;

  2. To set, administer, and mark continuous assessment examinations;

  3. To set, mark end of semester examinations, and submit grades timely to the Head of Department.

  4. To contribute to the growth of the department and the university through research and scholarly publications.


Application letters including detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), copies of certificates, academic transcripts (bachelors and masters) and names of three traceable referees (two of which must be academic) should be submitted to the address below not later than 29th October, 2021:


The Acting University Registrar

University of Malawi

P.O. Box 280





NOTE: Those with industry and/or teaching or publishing experience will have an added advantage.