The Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM) was established in 1999 to train medical and allied professionals. The College started with training of medical students leading to the award of Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB;BS) Degree and expanded to other programmes such as Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Bachelor of Nursing Science (BN.Sc), Bachelor of Science, Physiology (B.Sc. Physiology)and postgraduate programmes in Physiology, Anatomy, Medical Biochemistry and Public Health.
With a new vision ‘To be the leading College of Medicine in Africa’, the College is in a move to further strengthen the various programmes by recruiting additional lecturers.
Consequently, applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following vacant academic positions in the Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja.
FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES
Department of Nursing
ii. Associate Professor
iii. Senior Lecturer
iv. Lecturer I
v. Lecturer II
vi. Assistant Lecturer
QUALIFICATIONS FOR VACANT ACADEMIC POSITIONS
1. Professor (CONUASS 07: N2,485.099.00 - N3,209,140.00)
Candidates for the position of a Professor must demonstrate clear evidence of scholarship through considerable academic publications in the specialty and as well, have at least ten (10) years Post-Doctoral/Fellowship experience (National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, West African Postgraduate Medical College and other equivalent Fellowship qualifications as applicable to the area of specialization). In addition to qualifications and experience in Teaching/Research in a University, Candidates should also have demonstrable capacity to participate in inter/multi-disciplinary research, ability to provide academic leadership, and reasonable administrative experience.
2. Associate Professor (CONUASS 06: N2,053,124.00 – N2,684,096.00)
Candidates for the position of Associate Professor must demonstrate clear evidence of scholarship through considerable academic publications in the specialty; and as well have at least eight (8) years Post-Doctoral qualification experience in Teaching/Research in a University. Candidates should have demonstrable capacity to participate in inter/multi-disciplinary research, ability to provide academic leadership, in addition to reasonable administrative experience.
3. Senior Lecturer (CONUASS 05: N1,653,415.00 – N2,348.299.00)
a. A good Honours Degree in the area of specialty with a Higher Degree such as a Doctorate, or where applicable holders of MB;BS Degree with Fellowship of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, West African Postgraduate Medical College or equivalent qualification.
b. Must have at least three (3) years of teaching experience as Lecturer I where applicable or Ph.D with Six (6) years Post-Doctoral qualification experience in teaching/research in the University.
c. Must exhibit demonstrable research capability through scholarly publications in reputable journals AND
d. Must possess reasonable administrative experience and demonstrate ability to provide academic leadership.
4. Lecturer I (CONUASS 04: N1,122,751.00 – N1,164,981.00)
a. A good Honours Degree in the area of specialty with a Higher Degree such as a Doctorate Degree, or where applicable, with Masters Degree or Fellowship of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, West African Postgraduate Medical College or equivalent qualification(s) where applicable.
b. Must have at least three (3) years of teaching experience as Lecturer II where applicable or Ph.D with three (3) years Post-Doctoral qualification experience in teaching/research in the University AND
c. Must have reasonable scholarly publications.
5. Lecturer II (CONUASS 02: N897,501.00 – N1,251,127.00)
Candidates must possess Ph.D in relevant field with evidence of teaching and research/potential experience or where applicable holders of MB;BS Degree with evidence of successful completion of Part I of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, West African Postgraduate Medical College or equivalent qualification.
6. Assistant Lecturer (CONUASS 02: N794,260.00 – N1,120,544.00)
A Masters degree with evidence of considerable teaching and research potential/experience.
The duties of the academic staff will include Teaching, Research, Supervision of Junior Colleagues and Clinical assignments where applicable.
CONDITIONS OF SERVICE FOR ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
The Appointments which will be on permanent basis would commence as soon as possible. Appointees would be on probation for the first two (2) years and would be considered for confirmation to retiring age thereafter, subject to satisfactory performance. Fringe benefits and other Allowances are comparable to what obtains in existing Colleges of Medicine in the Country. Other conditions of Service are as stated in the Conditions of Service guiding Senior Staff of Lagos State University.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested candidates are required to submit thirty (30) copies of their applications including certificates and other relevant credentials and curriculum vitae which should contain the following:
1. Names in full (Surname First)
2. Place and Date of Birth
3. State of Origin
4. Permanent Address
5. Current Postal Address
6. Candidate’s E-mail address and Telephone Number(s)
7. Nationality and Marital Status
8. Number and Ages of Children
9. Academic/Professional Qualifications (with dates and Institutions)
10. Statement of Experience, including full details of former and present position
11. Current Research
12. List of Publications
13. Other activities outside Current Employment
14. Names and addresses of three (3) referees
15. Proposed date of availability for duty, if appointed
Applicants should please include three (3) self-addressed envelopes with N50.00 stamp on each.
Applicants for the positions of Professor and Associate Professor, should please forward their Applications with supporting documents to
LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY,
P.M.B. 1087, APAPA- BADAGRY EXPRESSWAY,
OJO, LAGOS, NIGERIA
Applications for the positions of Senior Lecturer, Lecturer I, Lecturer II and Assistant Lecturer should be forwarded with supporting documents to:
THE COLLEGE SECRETARY,
LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE,
P.M.B. 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.
Candidates should indicate the positions applied for and the department at the top left hand corner of the envelopes containing their applications.
Candidates should request their referees to forward reference letters on their behalf directly to where their Application Letters are forwarded to.
* Not later than three (3) weeks from the date of this publication, (i.e. not later than 20th December, 2016).
* Only Applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.
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