Thursday , April 18 2024

University of Stellenbosch Vacancies – Chief Technical Officer

Website Stellenbosch University

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing technical and clinical support for animal research activities;
  • Providing statutory support and guidance to researchers and students (ethical and Section 20 applications and animal biosecurity protocols);
  • Supporting undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in compliance with the general academic focus of the Department, specifically in animal health and physiology;
  • Supporting and providing guidance to postgraduate students;
  • Involvement with administrative service delivery at departmental, Faculty and University level;
  • Involvement in social impact activities.

Job Requirements:

  • BVSc degree or BVMCh, or equivalent professional veterinary qualification;
  • Valid registration with the SAVC for independent practice as a veterinarian;
  • More than five years’ clinical experience;
  • Knowledge of ethical and statutory regulations and protocols relating to animal research and training at tertiary level;
  • Experience of the South African livestock industry and farming practices;
  • Proven subject knowledge of, in particular, production farm animal medicine and surgery (including cattle, sheep, goats, poultry, swine, and game species);
  • Proficiency in the use of computers (e.g. MS Office and internet search engines);
  • Language proficiency for meeting the requirements of a multilingual university;
  • A valid driver’s licence.
  • Strong South-African livestock industry networks;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Postgraduate studies in animal science or a related field.

Job Details:

Company: Stellenbosch University

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Stellenbosch

Application Deadline: N/A

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