Industry Education, training & skills development
Reference (Ref. CSET/JM/Maths/A/10-2021)
Centre Various Departments
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF SCIENCE
Where to submit application
Field of Expertise for this position The candidate will need to be able to lead curriculum development of both new and existing modules. A passion for teaching and research in Astronomy is highly sought after. Experience in using optical telescopes will be a useful skill that will be utilised in the Unisa Observatory and in spearheading astronomy outreach events using our portable GOTO telescopes. The candidate should have an interest, and preferably experience, in using South African astronomical research facilities such as SALT, other optical/IR telescopes in Sutherland, MeerKAT, HESS, HERA or HIRAX. The candidate should have a track record of high-quality publications in Astronomy. Preference will be given to a radio astronomer and a candidate with research interests that align with the current research direction at Unisa.