Wednesday, February 3, 2016

WESLEY UNIVERSITY VACANCY FOR REGISTRARY, VICE-CHANCELLOR AND LIBRARIAN




WESLEY UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ONDO
(Established by Methodist Church Nigeria)
TAKE-OFF CAMPUS, ONDO-IFE ROAD, P.M.B 507 ONDO, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA
INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT FOR PRINCIPAL OFFICERS


In accordance with the University's Enabling Law, the Governing Council of Wesley University of Science and Technology, Ondo hereby announces the need for appointment of a Vice-Chancellor, Registrar and University Librarian and invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the positions.

Wesley University of Science and Technology is a licensed private University with the core value of seeking excellence, intellectual freedom of expression, integrity and high moral values. The mission of the University is to provide the enabling environment for effective teaching and research in cutting-edge Science and Technology for sustainable development. The goals and aspiration of the Wesley University of Science and Technology, Ondo are to produce self-reliant and responsible citizens and graduates with the right perception of the needs of the society. The University commenced academic activities in 2008.

For the posts, the University seeks candidates with vision, proven academic distinction, managerial ability, integrity and transparency in private and public life. The right candidates should also have ability to develop linkages with the external communities to support the emerging needs of the University, command respect and engender cooperation and loyalty of staff and students of the University. All candidates must also be proficient in Information and Communication Technology (ICT).


a) APPOINTMENT OF VICE-CHANCELLOR
The Position
The Vice-Chancellor is the Chief Executive and Academic Officer of the University and ex-officio Chairman of the Senate and Member of the Council. He/She shall be responsible to Council for general maintaining and promotion of the efficiency and good order of the University. The Vice-Chancellor may exercise powers as may be necessary or expedient to ensure that the provisions of the Law and Statue, Ordinances and Regulations of the University are observed.

The Person:
The Vice-Chancellor must possess a good honours degree from a recognized University. He should be able to drive the vision of the University and should be a proven manager of human and material resources. The candidate should:

Be a highly distinguished scholar of the rank of a Professor of not less than ten (10) years' experience on the rank, with ability to provide academic and administrative leadership for the University;

Be able to command the respect of the national and international academic communities through his/her track records;

Possess a clear vision for the development of the University and the realization of its mission;

Demonstrate interpersonal and ream building skills and the ability to strengthen the bridges between staff, students, other members of the University community and the University's stakeholders.

Exhibit entrepreneurial drive and ability to attract funds and mobilize other resources for the development of the University;

Enjoy excellent physical and mental health; and have demonstrable ability to establish and maintain partnerships with local and international government and non-governmental agencies.

Terms and Condition of Service
The Vice-Chancellor shall hold office for a single tenure of five (5) years on such terms and conditions as may be specified in the letter of appointment. The remuneration package is comparable to what obtains in Federal Universities and as approved from time to time by the Governing Council of the University. Candidate will be entitled to the privileges, benefits and associated prerequisites as are obtainable in the Nigerian University System.

Method of Application
I) Each application should be made in twenty (20) type-written copies and be accompanied by duly signed and dated Curriculum Vitae (CV). The CV must present candidate's name in full, date and place of birth, marital status, nationality, educational institutions attended with dates and academic qualifications obtained as well as professional qualifications (if any).

ii) Each application should include the names and addresses of three (3) referees. Applicants should advise each Referee to forward a sealed confidential report on candidate's character, • academic and managerial competencies. The envelope should be marked Post of Vice- Chancellor: Referee's Report.

iii) Each application should include twenty (20) copies of the applicant's Vision for the University in the next five (5) years.

Mode of Submission of Application
All applications shall be submitted under confidential cover within 4 weeks from the date of this advertisement and addressed to:

The Registrar,
Wesley University of Science and Technology, Ondo
Ondo-lfeRoad
P. M. B, 507, Ondo

Electronic copy of the application should also be e-mailed to wustoreqistry@aol.com. And Candidates should please note that only shortlisted candidates would be contacted further.

Signed:
Mrs.Chioma C.Obasi
Ag. Registrar and Secretary to Council


 





b)  APPOINTMENT OF REGISTRAR AND UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN
1.            REGISTRAR
The Registrar is the Chief Administrative Officer of the University responsible to the Vice- Chancellor for the day-to-day administrative work of the University. The Registrar is the Secretary to Council, Senate, Convocation and Congregation and other statutory bodies as defined by the Enabling Law of the University. Candidate for the post must demonstrate evidence of strong administrative and managerial qualities.

Qualifications & Experience:
Candidate must possess a good honours degree from a recognized University. He/She must have minimum of fifteen (15) years post-qualification experience, at least ten (10) of which must be in a University or comparable institution and must have attained the Deputy Registrar level. Higher degrees in Administration or Management as well as Membership of relevant professional bodies will be an advantage.

2.            UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN
The University Librarian shall be the academic head of the University Library. He/She shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the development of the University library system including the Main Library, College and Departmental Libraries.

Qualifications & Experience
Candidate must possess a good honours Degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division in Library Science. Masters and Doctorate Degrees in Library or Information Science or related field from a recognized University will be added advantage. Candidate must also have at least fifteen (15) years post-qualification, full time, cognate experience in the University or similar system, the last five of which must be in the high management position of not below the rank of a Deputy University Librarian. A strong proof of continuing research with appreciable evidence of scholarly publications both in quality and quantum in reputable International and National Journals is required.

Terms and Condition of Service
The Registrar and the University Librarian shall hold office for a single tenure of five (5) years on such terms and conditions as may be specified in the letter of appointment. The remuneration package is comparable to what obtains in Federal Universities and as approved from time to time by the Governing Council of the University. Candidates will be
entitled to the privileges, benefits and associated prerequisites as are obtainable in the Nigerian University System.

Method of Application
I) Each application should be made in twenty (20) type-written copies and be accompanied by duly signed and dated Curriculum Vitae (CV). The CV must present candidate's name in full, age, marital status, educational attainment,
nationality, professional and academic achievements,

ii) Each application should include the names and addresses of three (3) referees. Applicants should advise each Referee to forward a sealed confidential report on candidate's character, academic and managerial competencies. The envelope
should be marked Position applied fori: Referee's Report.

iii) Each application should include twenty (20) copies of the applicant's Vision for the University in the next five (5) years with particular reference to the position applied for

Mode of Submission of Application
Ail applications shall be submitted under confidential cover within 4 weeks from the date of this advertisement and addressed to:

The Vice-Chancellor,
Wesley University of Science and Technology, Ondo
Ondo-lfeRoad
P. M. B. 507, Ondo

Electronic copy of the application should also be e-mailed to ejamana@amanagroup.com.
Candidates should please note that only shortlisted candidates would be contacted further.
Signed:
Mrs.ChiomaC.Obasi
Ag. Registrar and Secretary to Council

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