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  • Posted: Aug 5, 2020
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    Accra Technical University, Ghanas premier technical university, since its inception as a Technical Institute has and continues to offer education in hands-on and competency-based training in diverse fields of engineering and industrial practice. The University is endowed with skilled experts as lecturers and instructors, competent to impart invaluable kn...
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    Pro Vice-Chancellor


    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be of Professorial status and shall possess a PhD or its equivalent in Engineering, Applied Sciences or Social Sciences.
    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall report to the Vice-Chancellor.
    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall act in the absence of the Vice-Chancellor.
    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be the academic head of the University.
    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be the liaison between the University and all external academic regulatory bodies.
    • i. The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be a non-voting member of the University Governing Council.

    Terms of Appointment

    •  The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be appointed for a period of three (3) years. The appointment may be renewed, upon application for a further term of up to three (3) years only if that is not beyond the statutory retirement age of sixty (60) years.
    •  The terms and conditions of the appointment shall be determined by the Governing Council of the University consistent with the Technical Universities Act 2016 (Act 922) and Statutes of Accra Technical University.
    •  The salary and Conditions of Service attached to this position are very attractive and are comparable to those in analogous universities in Ghana.

    Qualification Required & Experience

    The Person:

    •  Must have a wide experience in academic management at the tertiary level, including conduct of University Examinations, Quality Assurance and liaison with Universities’ regulatory bodies.
    •  Must be of unblemished character and have a high degree of personal integrity, be circumspect and above reproach.
    •  Must be a distinguished and internationally acclaimed scholar with a strong research background.
    •  Must have proven organizational and leadership skills.
    •  Must possess excellent inter-personal and communication skills, be a team player and have the capacity to manage and control crisis.
    •  Must be visionary, business-oriented and able to establish rapport between industry and the University for beneficial purposes.
    •  Must have the experience in fund -raising and resource mobilization for teaching, research and community services.
    •  Must have at least twelve (12) years post qualification working experience in a tertiary or analogous institution; a senior academic position is an added advantage.

    Method of Application

    •  Candidates are to submit a sealed application letter and completed Application forms obtained from the Registry of the University or download and print a copy from the University’s website at
    •  Applicants are to attach Curriculum Vitae, including names and addresses of three (3) referees who can attest to the qualities of the applicant.
    •  Applicants are to include a short statement of not more than four pages (Times New Roman size 12 and 1.5 line spacing) outlining their vision and strategies for implementation.
    •  Applications must be hand delivered in a sealed envelope to the Registry of the University and signed for or submitted using a registered electronic mail to reach the address below (as applicable) not later than 24th July, 2020.

    The Chairman
    Search Committee for Pro Vice-Chancellor
    c/o Office of the Registrar
    Accra Technical University
    P. O. Box 561

    Email: [email protected]
    Email: [email protected]

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