OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY
(FORMERLY OGUN STATE UNIVERSITY)
P.M.B. 2002, AGO-IWOYE, 06UN STATE, NIGERIA
EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE POST OF REGISTRAR
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Registrar in Olabisi Onabanjo University
Olabisi Onabanjo University (formerly Ogun State University) was established as a multi-campus institution in 1982 by the Ogun State Government as an autonomous public institution with the sole purpose of providing higher education in the Humanities, Sciences, Technology and Medicine and encouraging the advancement of learning in all major spheres of human endeavour. In its thirty-five years of existence, the University has impacted positively on the society and continued to pursue its vision of being a world-class University in the 21st century with prominence in the area of teaching, learning, research and linkages with local and international educational institutions.
To be a centre of academic excellence where knowledge, skills and values will be pursued relentlessly to ensure the flowering of human abilities, service to the Nigerian nation and the world at large in the wider context of traditional wisdom and culture.
To provide the best educational experience for our students and the public through excellence in teaching, research, creative activities and service to the state, society and the world at large.
The Registrar is a Principal Officer and the Chief Administrative Officer of the University, who will be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day-to-day administration of the University except for financial matters, which fall within the purview of the Bursar. The Registrar is also the Secretary to the Governing Council, Senate, Convocation and other statutory bodies as defined by the University laws. He/she shall also perform all other duties assigned to him/her by the Council and/or the Vice-Chancellor from time to time.
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
The ideal candidate must possess a good honours degree and a Masters degree and at least fifteen years post-qualification experience, out of which a minimum of five (5) years must have been spent in a position not less than Deputy Registrar in a State/Federal University. Candidates that are over sixty (60) years as at the date of this publication need not apply.
The appointment is for a term of five (5) years, renewable for one year subject to satisfactory performance as may be determined by the Governing Council of Olabisi Onabanjo University.
The person appointed shall be placed on consolidated salary and shall enjoy other conditions of service applicable to the position of a Principal Officer of the University.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Candidates should forward with the applications thirty (30) copies of their detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) providing information on the following:
(a) Full Name (Surname first);
(b) Place and Date of Birth;
( c) Nationality (if Nigerian, indicate State of Origin);
( d) Marital Status;
( e) Number and Ages of Children;
( f) Permanent Home Address;
(h) Academic Qualifications (indicating Class of Degree: Copies of Certificate to be enclosed);
(i) Professional Qualifications (copies of Certificates to be enclosed);
(j) Post graduation/professional qualification experience;
(k) Current Employment and Salary;
(l) Names and addresses of Three (3) Referees, who should write to attest to the Candidate’s standing and abilities, professionally, managerially, as well as morals, characters and integrity. Candidate should request their referees to forward their reports directly to:
The Vice-Chancellor, Olabisi Onabanjo University, P.M.B. 2002,
Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State
(m) Contact Address (including Telephone Nos. and e-mail address)
(n) Date of availability for duty (if appointed).
Each application should include (30) copies of the candidate’s vision for the University which should not exceed 600 words.
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION
Applications with supporting documents are to be submitted under confidential cover, with the envelope marked “POST OF UNIVERSITY REGISTRAR” sealed and addressed to the Vice-Chancellor, Olabisi Onabanjo University, P.M.B. 2002, Ago-Iwoye, not later than 17th May 2018