Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology (JOOUST) wishes to recruit qualified and dedicated persons for the following vacant positions:

 

VACANCIES

 

 

A. ACADEMIC

 

1. SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

a. Department of Geography and Social Development

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SHSS/P/GSD/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SHSS/AP/GSD/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SHSS/SL/GSD/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SHSS/L/GSD/19

b. Department of History, Religion and Philosophy

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SHSS/P/HRP/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SHSS/AP/HRP/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SHSS/SL/HRP/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SHSS/L/HRP/19

c. Department of Linguistics, Languages, and Literature

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SHSS/P/LLL/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SHSS/AP/LLL/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SHSS/SL/LLL/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SHSS/L/LLL/19

 

2. SCHOOL OF INFORMATICS AND INNOVATIVE SYSTEMS

a. Department of Computer Systems and Software Engineering

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SIIS/P/CS/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SIIS/AP/CS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SIIS/SL/CS/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SIIS/L/CS/19

b. Department of Information Systems and Technology

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SIIS/P/IST/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SIIS/AP/IST/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SIIS/SL/IST/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SIIS/L/IST/19

 

3. SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

a. Department of Psychology and Educational Foundations

  1.  Professor                          -           JOOUST/SEDU/P/PEF/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SEDU/AP/PEF/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SEDU/SL/PEF/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SEDU/L/PEF/19

b. Department of Curriculum and Educational Management

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SEDU/P/CEM/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SEDU/AP/CEM/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SEDU/SL/CEM/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SEDU/L/CEM/19

 

4. SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD SCIENCES

a. Department of Plant, Animal and Food Sciences

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SAFS/P/PAFS/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SAFS/AP/PAFS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SAFS/SL/PAFS/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SAFS/L/PAFS/19
  5. Laboratory Technologist   -           JOOUST/SAFS/LT/PAFS/19

b. Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SAFS/P/AE/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SAFS/AP/AE/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SAFS/SL/AE/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SAFS/L/AE/19

 

5. SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY

a. Department of Civil Engineering and Construction Management

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SET/P/CE/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SET/AP/CE/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SET/SL/CE/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SET/L/CE/19

b. Department of Agricultural Engineering and Energy Technology

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SET/P/AE/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SET/AP/AE/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SET/SL/AE/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SET/L/AE/19

 

6. SCHOOL OF SPATIAL PLANNING AND NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

a. Department of Spatial Planning

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/P/SP/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/AP/SP/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/SL/SP/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/L/SP/19
  5. Technician                         -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/T/SP/19

b. Department of Natural Resource Management

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/P/NRM/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/AP/NRM/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/SL/NRM/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/L/NRM/19
  5. Technician                         -           JOOUST/SSPNRM/T/NRM/19

 

7. SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES

a. Department of Biological Sciences

  1. Professor                           -           JOOUST/SBPS/P/BS/19
  2. Associate Professor           -           JOOUST/SBPS/AP/BS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                 -           JOOUST/SBPS/SL/BS/19
  4. Lecturer                             -           JOOUST/SBPS/L/BS/19

b. Department of Physical Sciences

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SBPS/P/PS/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SBPS/AP/PS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SBPS/SL/PS/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SBPS/L/PS/19

 

8. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

a. Department of Accounting and Finance

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SBE/P/AF/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SBE/AP/AF/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SBE/SL/AF/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SBE/L/AF/19

b. Department of Management and Economics

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SBE/P/ME/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SBE/AP/ME/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SBE/SL/ME/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SBE/L/ME/19

c. Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SBE/P/THM/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SBE/AP/THM/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SBE/SL/THM/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SBE/L/THM/19

 

9. SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

a. Department of Biomedical Sciences

  1. Professor                                -           JOOUST/SHS/P/BS/19
  2. Associate Professor                -           JOOUST/SHS/AP/BS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                      -           JOOUST/SHS/SL/BS/19
  4. Lecturer                                  -           JOOUST/SHS/L/BS/19

b. Department of  Public and Community Health and Development

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SHS/P/PCH/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SHS/AP/PCH/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SHS/SL/PCH/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SHS/L/PCH/19

 

10. SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCES

a. Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SMAS/P/PAM/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SMAS/AP/PAM/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SMAS/SL/PAM/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SMAS/L/PAM/19

b. Department of Applied Statistics, Financial Mathematics and Actuarial Science

  1. Professor                                 -           JOOUST/SMAS/P/AS/19
  2. Associate Professor                 -           JOOUST/SMAS/AP/AS/19
  3. Senior Lecturer                       -           JOOUST/SMAS/SL/AS/19
  4. Lecturer                                   -           JOOUST/SMAS/L/AS/19

 

11. CENTRE FOR RESEARCH, INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY

  1. Post-Doctoral Researcher in the DANIDA funded Research Project - JOOUST/CRIT/R/19
  2. Project Coordinator                -           JOOUST/CRIT/PC/19

 

Requirements:

Professor Grade 15

  1. An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from an accredited and recognized university
  2. At least three (3) years teaching experience as an Associate Professor or equivalent; and research experience
  3. A minimum of sixty (60) equivalent publication points since attaining Associate Professorship or equivalent of which at least forty (40) should be from refereed scholarly journals
  4. Supervised a minimum of five (5) postgraduate students to completion , at least two at doctoral level
  5. Registered with the relevant professional body (where applicable); and
  6. Attracted research or development funds as an Associate Professor or equivalent

Associate Professor Grade 14

  1. An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from an accredited and recognized university
  2. At least three (3) years teaching experience at the university as a Lecturer, or Senior Researcher/Industry experience or equivalent
  3. A minimum of forty eight (48) publication points as a Senior Lecturer or equivalent, of which at least thirty two (32) should be from refereed scholarly journals
  4. Supervised a minimum of four (4) post-graduate students to completion, including at least one doctoral student
  5. Attracted research or development funds as a Senior Lecturer/ Senior Research Fellow
  6. Registered with a relevant professional body (where applicable)

Senior Lecturer Grade 13

  1. An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field  from an accredited and recognized university
  2. At least three (3) years of teaching experience at the university level as a Lecturer or six (6) years research / industry experience
  3. A minimum of thirty two (32) publication points as a Lecturer or equivalent of which at least twenty four (24) should be from refereed scholarly journals
  4. Supervised at least three (3) post-graduate students to completion as a Lecturer or equivalent
  5. Registered with the relevant professional body (where applicable)

Lecturer Grade 12

  1. An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from an accredited and recognized university; and be registered or registerable with the relevant professional body (where applicable)

Post-Doctoral Researcher Grade 12

  1. An earned PhD degree in Business and/ or Economics with proven knowledge in financial management, business entrepreneurship and social sciences
  2. Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Business and/ or Economics related fields
  3. Strong analytical skills, strong theoretical background in the area of research and experience in social grassroots innovations
  4. The appointment will be on a two year contract period renewable based on performance

Project Coordinator Grade 12

  1. Master’s Degree in Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation, Community Development or any related field with at least 10 years of proven project management experience
  2. High proficiency in English, in both speech and writing
  3. Experience in operating in bottom-of- the pyramid environments in urban slums and rural areas
  4. Proven track record of extensive field based program management and leadership experience in development/ participatory projects and /or research projects
  5. Interest to pursue opportunities in building economies and livelihoods through collateral, lending and credit system
  6. The appointment will be on a two year contract period renewable based on performance

 

B. VICE CHANCELLOR’S OFFICE

 

1. LEGAL OFFICER GRADE 12     -           JOOUST/ADM/LO/19

Requirements:

  1. A Master’s Degree in Law
  2. Should have at least three (3) years relevant post-graduation working experience in a busy firm or in a University setting.

or

  1. Bachelor of Law Degree from a recognized University
  2. Should have five (5) years’ relevant post-graduation working experience as Legal Officer in a busy firm or in a University setting.

 

Must:

  1. Be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  2. Be a registered Commissioner for Oath
  3. Be a registered member of Law Society of Kenya and have a current practicing certificate
  4. Have proven knowledge of Corporate Regulatory and Company Law, Rules And Norms
  5. Be of high integrity and confidentiality
  6. Be ICT Competent
  7. Comply with the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 on Leadership and Integrity

 

2. LEGAL CLERK GRADE 7                       -           JOOUST/ADM/LC/19

Requirements:

  1. Diploma in Legal Studies
  2. At least five (5) years’ experience in a Company, Land or Court Registries
  3. Be of high integrity and confidentiality.
  4. Computer knowledge

 

3. SYSTEMS INTERNAL AUDITOR GRADE 8   -           JOOUST/ADM/SIA/19

Requirements:

  1. Degree in Computer Science or Business Information Systems or Information Technology or its equivalent
  2. At least three (4) years hands on work experience with audit software programmes and systems e.g. ACL, Team Mate and or \idea
  3. Professional Qualificationsuch as ACCA (Level II), CPA(Part II) or CIA
  4. Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  5. Knowledge of Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATs)
  6. Must have knowledge of software requirements for auditing of computer systems and procedures
  7. Excellent analytical skills
  8. Excellent communication and report writing skills
  9. Proficiency in ERP applications

 

C. ADMINISTRATION DIVISION

 

1. NURSING OFFICER III GRADE 8         -           JOOUST/ADM/NO/19

Requirements:

  1. Diploma in Nursing or equivalent with at least one (1) year experience
  2. Must be registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya
  3. Must have Basic Life Support /Advanced Cardiac Life Support and any other specialty certification
  4. Valid Kenyan Nursing Practice License
  5. Working knowledge of a hospital Management Information System.
  6. Excellent public relations and communication skills

 

2. GAMES TUTOR GRADE 12         -           JOOUST/ADM/GT/19

Requirements:

  1. M.Sc. in Physical Education or Sports Science or its equivalent
  2. Bachelors in Physical Education or Sports Science or its equivalent
  3. At least five (5) years’ experience in Sports Administration three (3) years of which must have been at the level of Games Tutor/Campus Sports Coordinator Grade 11 or its equivalent
  4. Member of the National and International Sports Federation
  5. Evidence of contributions to Sports Administration
  6. Demonstrated leadership, administrative and professional competence in work performance and exhibited an understanding of national goals, policies, objectives and ability to relate them to the sports function
  7. Computerliterate
  8. Be in possession of excellent problem solving skills

 

Terms and conditions of service:
Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package in accordance with the existing terms and conditions of service of Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology.

How to apply:
Candidates are advised to visit Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology website www.jooust.ac.ke for respective positions applied for.

Candidates who satisfy the requirement stated above should forward ten (10) copies of their applications, quoting the reference number for the specific position applied for on the letter and envelope and include up to date curriculum vitae, details of current remuneration, certified copies of academic and professional certificates, and testimonials as well as names and contacts ( including postal and email addresses, and daytime telephone numbers) of three referees to reach the under-mentioned by 23rdAugust, 2019. Applicants should also meet the requirements of chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

 

The Vice-Chancellor
            Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology
             P.O. Box 210 – 40601, BONDO, Kenya
 TEL. 057 – 2501804
          Email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology is an equal opportunity employer.
Women and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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