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Faculty: Science and Technology

Deadline Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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Applicant must satisfy the following essential criteria:
  • PhD in Physics or related area
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching and independent research at an institution of higher learning
  • Demonstrated scholarly activity (peer-reviewed publications).



The successful candidate must demonstrate good team and leadership skills. Excellent communication skills are essential, as is a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, service and technology application in the classroom. The successful candidate should be innovative, committed, hardworking and enthusiastic with excellent subject knowledge and a sound understanding of the latest student-centered teaching techniques.

The successful candidate will be required to pursue research grant funding; participate in curriculum development; be involved in interdisciplinary collaboration; develop innovative research and make a significant contribution to the department’s research output; to undertake an appropriate teaching and administrative load; and to take part in outreach activities.


Personal Attributes

The Lecturer in Physics should have considerable academic and professional experience, including teaching and research at the tertiary level. Candidates must have a good publication record in peer-reviewed international journals.



Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae  (inclusive of statement on teaching and research interests) should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.