Posted on :
12 Sep, 2016
12 Sep, 2016
Koforidua Polytechnic which was established in the year 1997. The Polytechnic, which was founded with the vision of producing high-level, career-focused and skilled manpower to support the country’s industrial growth, has since 1999 turned out graduates with Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy, Marketing, Purchasing and Supply Statistics and Computer Science.
The Polytechnic currently has four Schools and one Institute namely, the School of Business and Management Studies, School of Applied Science and Technology, School of Built and Natural Environment, School of Engineering and the Institute of Open and Distance Learning (IODL). The Polytechnic has increased its academic programme offerings significantly from two (2) at the inception of 1997 to a total of fifteen (15) HND programmes. Out of the fifteen (15) HND programmes, four (4) are from the School of Business & Management Studies, five (5) are from the School of Engineering, four (4) from School of Applied Science and Technology and the remaining two (2) programmes are from the School of Built and Natural Environment.
In keeping with its Strategic Plan (2010 – 2014) to increase access to tertiary education for many prospective students, the Polytechnic plans to introduce Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) programmes for the existing HND programmes. The polytechnic currently runs seven (7) Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) programmes. Other programmes are also at various stages of the accreditation process.
The Polytechnic is committed to rapid staff development to meet the needs of the growing student population which currently stands at 6,895 for the 2013/2014 Academic year. Through several collaborations, a significant number of staff members are pursuing further studies in Ghana and abroad.
Job Title: Associate Professors
The following staff vacancy exist in the Polytechnic. Qualified persons are invited to apply for Consideration for Full-Time appointments.
TEACHING POSITION (SENIOR MEMBERS)
1) Faculty of Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Electrical/Electronic Engineering
• Mechatronics Engineering
2) FACULTY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES:
• Biomedical Engineering
• Medical Laboratory Science
Qualification Required & Experience
• Candidate must have served for least 2 years as Associate Professor
• Candidates must havt at least 15 publications since appointment as a Lecturer, at least 5 of which should have been published after promotion to the rank of Associate Professor
• Candidates must produce any other evidence or research
Teaching experience in a tertiary institution will be an advantage
How to Apply
Interested applicants should collect Application Forms from the Human Resource Department and return them by the close of business on Friday 23rd September, 2016 to:
P. O. Box KF 981
Alternatively, applicants may download Application Forms from the Polytechnic’s website (www.koforiduapoly.edu.gh)
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted