Job at KITABI COLLEGE OF CONSERVATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT : SENIOR LECTURER IN WILDLIFE TOURISM (Deadline: 06 November 2017)
I. Teaching and Learning
a) To contribute to teaching and learning at diploma level and where appropriate on short courses through
? Design, preparation and development of module teaching materials.
? Delivery of module through lectures, seminars, tutorials and other supervisory and coaching methods
? Assessing Modules which includes setting and marking assignments and examination papers and attending assessment boards
b) Contribute to the development and implementation of innovative methods of teaching, learning and assessment, including open and web-based learning as part of the college’s learner centred approach to education.
C) Liaise closely with teaching, technical and administrative staff to ensure quality teaching.
d) Give advice and guidance to students to support their academic progress through the college.
e) Contribute to and be pro-active in the development of the curriculum and in module, and programme updating.
II. Research, Scholarship and Consultancy activities
a) Undertake personal research and scholarly activities contributing to the research profile of the college.
b) Supervise the diploma student’s research activities.
c) Undertake any appropriate continuous professional development and participate in staff development and training activities to update and enhance skills.
d) Pursue opportunities for academic research, publication and funded consultancy.
e) Maintain and develop appropriate interdisciplinary links and activities.
f) Contribute to work on the establishment of collaborative links with professional bodies , commercial, public sector or voluntary organizations/ none governmental organizations.
g) Assist in strengthening and developing existing cross-institutional collaborative links.
III. Management and administration
a) Head and supervise the department staff and activities of the relevant department.
b) Carry out planning and budgeting of the department’s activities and programmes.
c) Assist the director of Academic.
d) Programmes in overall administration and academic tasks regarding the department.
e) Manage the operation of specific Modules or where appropriate manage a specific programme.
f) Contribute to the administration of the academic framework at the College.
• Master’s degree in in wildlife tourism, tourism management, tourism planning and development, ecotourism or other related fields.
• At least 4 years’ experience in teaching courses related to wildlife tourism, tourism management, tourism planning and development and experience in research activities with at least 2 academic publications