Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Physical, Analytical and Organic Chemistry

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the posts of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Physical/Analytical/Organic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at the University of Malawi.


Applicants should have a Master’s degree or PhD in Physical/Analytical/Organic Chemistry or any relevant field obtained from an institution recognized by the University of Malawi. Applicants should have obtained a first-degree majoring in Chemistry with credit or distinction.

Duties and responsibilities

Successful candidates for this position will be undertaking, among others, the following duties:

  1. Teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students.

  2. Conducting research in their area of specialization.

  3. Participating in departmental, school, and university-wide committees.

  4. Being part of academic consultants within the broader areas of the department.

  5. Participating in outreach programs of the department.

Application Procedure

Applications stating the post being applied for, including detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and names of three traceable referees should be submitted to:

The Registrar

University of Malawi

P.O. Box 280



To reach him not later than 27th March, 2023 Only short-listed applications will be acknowledged.