Qualifications & Attributes

Applicants should possess the following qualification and attributes:

  1. A master’s degree or PhD in statistics, with at least a credit first degree from a recognized University for the post of lecturer.

  2. For Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer, applicants must also show evidence of engagement in research. Teaching experience at a University or comparable institution, leadership skills and evidence of service to the community and the profession will be added advantages.


Specific responsibilities shall include, but not limited to:

  1. Teaching, setting and timely marking examinations for undergraduate

  2. Conducting research in the area of specialization

  3. Supervising undergraduate student projects within the Department

  4. Participating in all academic and professional activities of the Department

  5. Carrying out any duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department.

Application letters clearly stating the post for which one is applying for, copies of certificates and a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with names of three traceable referees should be sent to the address below not later than 15th February 2022.


The University Registrar

University of Malawi

P O Box 280