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Deputy Chancellor

at Public Service Commission(PSC)
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted May 16, 2019
Category Education
Job Type FULL_TIME
Salary 307850
Currency KSH
Work Hours Day
Street Address Nairobi Branch

Description

DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR (ACADEMIC AFFAIRS)
Remuneration:
Basic Salary: - Ksh.307,850.00 -Ksh.430,695.00 p.m.
House Allowance: - Ksh.80,518.00 p.m.
Medical Cover As may be provided by the University
Other Management Allowances
Terms of Service: Five (5) years contract (Renewable Once) subject to satisfactory
performance.

Experience Requirements

be a Professor with experience at senior academic and management positions;
have at least eight (8) years hands-on experience at senior level in a University or
equivalent institution with evident leadership and management capacity;

have thorough knowledge in the structural, legislative and regulatory
framework for administering university education in Kenya;
(v) possess an outstanding internationally recognized record of scholarly and
academic leadership;
(vi) be an accomplished scholar with proven track record and demonstrated evidence
in formulating and managing academic programs and supervising and mentoring
Masters and PhD students;
(vii) have wide knowledge and skills in administration and promotion of higher
education both locally and internationally;
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Job Responsibilities

Development and formulation of appropriate policies to promote teaching,
learning innovation and technology transfer;
Mobilization of resources for teaching and learning infrastructure through
fundraising activities from industry, business companies and donor organizations;
Development, maintenance and promotion of academic collaboration and linkages
with both local and international institutions of higher learning;
Co-ordination of admissions, examinations, undergraduate and postgraduate
studies, library services, student’s attachment and training of academic staff;
(v) coordination of students welfare activities which includes recreation, sports and
games, counselling and discipline;
Promotion and dissemination of knowledge to meet the needs of the University
and the community; and
Being the returning officer for the election of Deans/Directors of
Faculties/Schools/Institutes/Centres

Education Requirements

possess a track record of success and performance characterized by vision and
strategic thought, rapid growth and service delivery;
have demonstrable experience in networks and resource mobilization;

Skills

Possess skills, capacity and determination to lead technology transfer functions of the University; and meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Qualifications

Be a Kenyan Citizen;