Staff Associate/Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor/ Professor of Literature in English
The Department of English at the University of Malawi is looking for one candidate to fill the post of Staff Associate/ Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor/ Professor of Literature in English.
Suitability and Duties
Candidates applying for the position of Staff Associate should have a minimum of a BA (Humanities) or BEd (Language) with Credit or above, majoring in English.
Those applying for the position of Lecturer should have at least a Masters Degree in Literature with a minimum of two years teaching experience in two or more of the following fields:
Literary and Cultural Theory
African Film and Cinema
Oral Literature and Popular Culture
Those applying for the position of Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/ Professor should have at least a PhD in Literature/Literary Studies. The candidate should also have a minimum of two years of supervising undergraduate and/or postgraduate students. They should also show evidence of publications in international peer-reviewed journals. For the position of Associate Professor and Professor, in addition to the above requirements, the candidate should have a good track record of handling research projects, show evidence of strong inter/national research linkages and networks, and should have experience of engaging with the community.
Applications including a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and names of three traceable referees should be submitted to:
University of Malawi
P.O. Box 280
Applications should be received not later than 6th April, 2022.