Faculty Vacancy

ROYAL UNIVERSITY OF BHUTAN
POSITION PROFILE

  1. JOB IDENTIFICATION

    1. Position Title : LECTURER

    2. Position Level : 4 and above

    3. Discipline : research and counseling

    4. Occupational Group : Education and Training

    5. requirement : 1

    6. College : Gedu College of Business Studies

     2. MAIN PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

          2.1   Plan and teach research methods and academic skills modules.

          2.2   Design and implement assessment items

          2.3   Research and implement best industry practices

         2.4   Contribute to institutional capacity building through innovation and research of curriculum, academic         inputs and international exchange programmes

        2.5 Mentor student’s research projects

        2.6 Provide counseling services

3. GENERAL ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Teaching

    1. Teach modules (full time) and support students within own subject area at least up to the undergraduate level;

    2. Set and mark assessments, and advise students on their progress;

    3. Develop and deploy teaching-learning materials in area of own expertise;

    4. Plan and review own approach to learning;

    5. Take responsibility for organizing own activities and for the management of allocated resources;

Research and Innovation

    1. Generate fund for the University through research projects, consultancies and advices;

    2. Supervise research projects and dissertation where these are part of the programme(s) of study;

    3. Contribute to design of research projects and define methods such as conducting surveys and focused interviews;

    4. Carry out literature searches within pre-specified parameters;

    5. Run analysis/interpreting data using specified and agreed techniques/models;

    6. Prepare summary reports of research methods/findings;

    7. Contribute to dissemination and publication of research findings; and

    8. Carry out research projects on their own or as a lead in a team and publish quality papers in reputed journals.

Services

    1. Contribute as resource persons, coordinators or organizers for various professional development activities within the College/University as well as for those outside.

    2. Participate in developing and promoting a clear vision of the College’s/unit’s strategic direction;

    3. Participate as a team member to support senior colleagues, who have delegated responsibility for specific strands of work/sub-units;

    4. Contribute to the operation of the University by participating in decision-making and governance including committees or task-force as appropriate, at College and/or University level;

    5. Represent and promote the University externally – nationally and internationally e.g. managing relations with external partners and stakeholders;

    6. Coordinate the organization of conferences, seminars, workshops and/or working with relevant experts in the area of specialization; and

    7. Provide counseling and other student support services.

4. SPECIFIC ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This is a multi-task roles where the candidate need to teach and assess academic modules as well as provide student counseling service. The academic modules include:

  • ACS101 Academic Skills

  • ANS101 Analytical Skills

  • RES301 Research Methods

5. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES (KSA) REQUIREMENTS

5.1 Education: Master in any relevant field such as Psychology, Language and Business.

5.2 Experience:

  • At least 10 years of teaching and industry practices

  • Good track record in industry research and publication

5.3 Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to demonstrate high level of commitment to teaching and student support service

  • Ability to listen and being open to multiple views, perspectives, and feedback

  • Engagement in continuous learning and development, and committed to continuous improvement by way of recognizing to change personal, interpersonal and managerial behavior

  • Sound skills in research, analysis and dissemination of knowledge mainly by way of publication

  • Ability to master in a particular field of specialization and provide excellent learning outcomes among the students

Please submit your application to tandindorji.gcbs@rub.edu.bt (Offtg.HRO)

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