Academic Staff Vacancy at OAU Institute of Education – Apply Here

Job vacancies at the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU Institute of Education – Graduate Assistant and Assistant Lecture.


Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions in the Institute of Education, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

Candidate for the post of Graduate Assistant shall be a holder of B. A. Ed. /B.Ed. in Language Arts with a minimum of Second Class Lower from a recognized university. In addition to meeting all other requirements for the position of a Graduate Assistant in the University, the candidate must show evidence of enrollment in a relevant Master degree as at the time of making the application.

The candidate shall hold a B.Sc. Ed. /B.Ed. with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Lower Division) in Social Studies or Political Science. In addition, the candidate shall hold a Master by research degree in Early Childhood Education with research focus on primary school pupils’ social skills development; and be enrolled in a Ph.D. as at the time of making an application. The candidate should show evidence of scholarship by presenting a minimum of one published article with evidence of publication predating this advertisement.

Method of Application

Applicants are required to submit 25 copies of their applications and up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (Using the format below) to the office of Registrar, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. “For the Attention of Director, Institute of Education” not later than six (6) weeks from the date of this advertisement. Only the applications of candidates shortlisted will be acknowledged.

(i) Full Name (Surname first in capital letters)
(ii) Post Applied for
(iii) Date and place of birth
(iv) Nationality
(v) Permanent Home Address
(vi) State of Origin, Senatorial District and Local Government Area (if a Nigerian)
(vii) Current Postal Address/including G.S.M. Telephone number
(viii) Marital Status
(ix) Number of Children and their ages
(x) Institutions attended with dates
(xi) Academic/Professional qualifications and distinctions obtained with dates (attach copies of credentials)
(xii) Work Experience with dates
(xiii) Present Employment with dates
(xiv) Research Interest and Activities
(xv) Conference/Courses attended (State titles of papers presented if any)
(xvi) Professional accomplishment
(xvii) Publications with dates
(xviii) Service to national and international bodies
(xix) Extra Curricular Activities
(xx) Names and addresses of three (3) referees who must have been closely associated with candidate’s academic/work experience.

Deadline: Applications are open from this advertisement date (i.e. 5th January, 2016) and closes at the end of six weeks.

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