Associate Professor: Private Law (EKE303)


R45000 – R58000 per month


Duties and responsibilities:

Teach and assess undergraduate and postgraduate students in private 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.


Inherent requirements:

Relevant LLD / PhD.

Experience as external examiner for postgraduate students.

Proven experience in the presentation of research papers at national conferences, where there is evidence of peer review of papers.

Act as an editorial board member of high-quality national scholarly journals.

Proven national recognition for specialist expertise and research leadership in a specific scientific area of scholarship.

An NRF rating of C3 or equivalent status.

Proven experience in the supervision of graduated masters’ students.

A proven research record of relevant publications in national and international accredited journals.

Serve as a member of a national scholarly society OR a national committee or agency concerned with research at higher education levels, OR show evidence of service as an active member of an international equivalent.


Required competencies:

Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and, the ability to function well in the university’s richly diverse working environment.

Skilled use of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel).

Business acumen.

Result orientated.

Strategic thinking.


Building coalitions.


Please email cv to recruitment@kontak.co.za and quote EKE303 in the subject line

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