Academic Head of Department (Mercantile law) (MKT081)


R 989 399.89 – R 1 228 157 per annum


Duties and responsibilities:

Teach and assess undergraduate and postgraduate students in Mercantile Law.

Provide study leadership at postgraduate level.

Initiate, sustain and provide quality research outputs.

Participate in community engagement initiatives where possible.

Recruit postgraduate students.

Attract external funding where possible.

Perform general administration duties as applicable at university level


Relevant LLD / PhD.

Experience as external examiner for masters’ and doctoral students.

Act as editorial board member of high-quality international / ISI / IBSS journals.

Proven international recognition for specialist expertise and research leadership in a particular area of academic scholarship (e.g. regularly serves as a reviewer for international / ISI / IBSS journals).

A NRF rating of C1 or C2 or equivalent status.

Demonstrated successful supervision of graduated Master’s and preferably graduated doctoral students.

Proven experience in delivering keynote addresses at national scholarly conferences.

Serve as a member of an international scholarly society OR an international committee or agency concerned with research at higher education levels.


Please email CV to recruitment@kontak.co.za and quote MKT081 in the subject line

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