Re-advertisement for Vacant position Competition

This is re-advertisement for  the following position to select and appoint a Director from AAU staff members using AAU appointment guideline approved by the Senate on 16th April 2018.

No. Name of the Office    Position      Remark
1. Gender & HIVIAIDS Prevention directorate Director Women are encouraged to apply

To this effect, the University invites interested academic staff members to apply for the above re-advertized position and submit your Curriculum Vitae and application letter with  the  required  relevant  credentials to  Office  of the  President  within  15 consecutive working days of this announcement.

  1. Required Qualification

A  minimum  of MA/MSc  holder  in relevant  field to  the  position( s)  and  a minimum rank of Assistant Professor, preferably with PhD

  1. Term of Office

He/  She  shall  hold  office  for  a  period  of  3    years  with  possibility  of reappointment.

     3. Eligibility

  1. Full-time, Senior academic staff or professor (but must not be retired, must not be enrolled as a student’s, not be a part-time employee);
  2. Served the University at least five years and above;
  3. Satisfies the required competence and qualification;
  4. Has no ethical charges, disciplinary measures, etc;
  5. All required documentation and technical requirements of the selection  and appointment process must be in order;
  1. Skill, Ability and Behavioural Competence

The candidate should demonstrate, among others, the following competencies;

  1. Willingness, readiness, and commitment to support the intended change of the University from status quo;
  2. Demonstrated leadership ability;
  3.  Self-initiated, team-spirited and high ethical standard;
  4. Good interpersonal communication;
  5. Firm belief in  equality  of  gender,  ethnicity,  diversity  and multiculturalism, transparent and participatory leadership and management.

Notice: Applicants who have grant winning proposal writing skill is preferred


  • In your application letter, please clearly indicate for which position you are applying and attach supporting documents.