VACANCIES: VICE-CHANCELLOR, UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN
The Governing Council of NIGERIA MARITIME UNIVERSITY, OKERENKOKO, DELTA STATE hereby announces that the positions of Vice-Chancellor of the University and the University Librarian will soon be vacant and so invites interested and suitably qualified individuals to submit applications.
The Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko was established by Federal Government in 2015. The University was established among other objectives to expand the frontiers of knowledge and provide opportunities for Nigeria to be a leading player in the world’s maritime industry and economy; and to produce first rate mariners that would keep the Country’s flag aloft across the oceans and waterways of the world.
FUNCTIONS OF THE VICE-CHANCELLOR
QUALITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED OF THE CANDIDATE
The Vice-Chancellor shall hold office for a single term of five (5) years only on such terms and conditions as may be specified in his/her letter of appointment.
CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
The conditions of service are attractive and as approved by the Government for Nigerian Universities.
Applicant must submit a statement of not more than 500 words of the Vision and Mission of Administration of the University, if appointed as Vice-Chancellor.
POSITION: UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN
FUNCTIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN
The University Librarian is the Head and Officer-in-Charge of the University Library. He/She is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day to day administration of the affairs of the University Library.
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
The successful candidate shall hold office for a single term of five (5) years only, on such terms and conditions applicable to Federal Universities in Nigeria and may be determined by appropriate University Laws and Governing Council. Candidates who do not have the required five (5) years for a full term before retirement need not apply.
The remuneration and other allowances and fringe benefits are as applicable to the post of UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN of all Nigerian Federal Universities as may be determined from time to time by the Government Governing Council as appropriate.
METHOD OF APPLICATION FOR THE POSITIONS
Applicants shall submit thirty-five (35) copies of application with comprehensive curriculum vitae in a sealed envelope.
The curriculum vitae should include information on the following:
(i) Name of the Applicant in full (Surname first);
(ii) Post desired;
(iii) Date and Place of Birth;
(iv) Email Address;
(v) Permanent Home Address;
(vi) Current Postal Address;
(vii) Marital Status;
(viii) Number and Ages of Children (if any);
(ix) Educational Institutions Attended with dates;
(x) Academic and Professional Qualifications obtained with dates and locations;
(xi) Name(s) and address(es) of Previous Employees), stating status;
(xii) Name and address of Present Employer, Post, Date and Salary;
(xiii) Research Journal/ Book Publications;
(xiv) Administrative and Mentoring Experience;
(xv) Academic Distinctions/Special Awards (if any)
(xvi) Extracurricular Activities;
(xvii) Names and addresses of three (3) referees, at least one of whom must be in a position to provide reliable academic/professional opinion about the applicant.
Applicants should request their referees to forward their views in confidential cover to the address below within six (6) weeks of this publication (8 April, 2020).
ALL APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO:
The Registrar & Secretary to Council,
Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko
P.M.B. 1005, Warri
All applications with necessary documents attached should reach the Registrar and Secretary to the Governing Council, Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko, not later than Wednesday, 8 April, 2020.
Only shortlisted candidates would be invited for interview.