Borno State University Academic Staff Vacancies

Academic Staff Vacancies : Borno State University (BSU) has announced that there are academic staff vacancies in various departments available at the University.

Borno state university vacancies


Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidate for the vacant Academic staff positions available in the Borno State University, P. M. B. 1122 Njimtilo, Kano Road, Maiduguri, as follows;

A) Academic Staff in the Faculties/Library/DGES and DICT
The academic staff positions in the Academic Units are as follows:

  1. Professor (CONUASS 07)
  2. Reader (CONUASS 06)
  3. Senior Lecturer (CONUASS 05)
  4. Lecturer-I (CONUASS 04)
  5. Lecturer-II (CONUASS 03)
  6. Assistant Lecturer (CONUASS 02)
  7. Graduate Assistant (CONUASS 01)
  8. Senior Librarian (CONUASS 04)
  9. Librarian-I (CONUASS 03)
  10. Librarian-II (CONUASS 02)
  11. Assistant Librarian (CONUASS 01)
  12. Laboratory Technologists (CONTISS 07)

Faculty of Agriculture
i. Department of Animal Science.
ii. Department of Agric Economics & Extension Services).
iii. Department of Agronomy & Soil Science.
iv. Department of Fisheries.

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Faculty of Arts & Education
i. Department of Languages & Linguistics
ii. Department of Islamic Studies
iii. Department of Arts & Social Science Education
v. Department of Science Education

Faculty of Social and Management Sciences
i. Department of Accounting
ii. Department of Business Administration
iii. Department of Economics
iv. Department of Geography
v. Department of Mass Communication
vi. Department of Political Science
vii. Department of Sociology
x. Department of Public Administration

Faculty of Science
i. Department of Physics
ii. Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
iii. Department of Chemistry
iv. Department of Biological Sciences
v. Department of Entrepreneurial Studies

University Library
(B) Qualifications and Requirements for Academic Staff Positions
The following are the qualifications and other requirements for the academic positions.
(a) Professor (CONUASS 07): Candidate must be holder of relevant Bachelors’, Masters’ and Ph.D Degree from recognized University, Candidate with Ph. d. Degree will be an added advantage. Candidate must also have evidence of at least three (3) publications in Peer￾reviewed learned journals in University and apex research/training institutes or participation in at least two (2) Professional/Research Projects. Candidate must be registered or registrable with the relevant professional/scientific bodies as applicable. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.

(f) Assistant Lecturer (CONUASS 02): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’ and Masters’ Degree in the relevant areas from recognized Universities. Evidence of publications in learned journals in University and apex research/training institutes is also required. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.


(g) Graduate Assistant (CONUASS 01): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’ degree (with minimum of Second Class Upper Division) in the relevant fields from recognized Universities. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.


(h) Senior Librarian (CONUASS 04): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’, Masters’ and Ph.D Degree in Library & Information Science from recognized Universities and must have been on the rank of Librarian-I in the University system with at least two (2) years cognate experience. Candidate must have evidence of at least eight (8) scholarly publications in learned journals in University and apex research/training institutes. Candidate must be member of NLA and registered with LRCN. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.


(i) Librarian-I (CONUASS 03): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’ and Masters’ Degree in Library & Information Science from recognized Universities and must have been on the rank of Librarian-II in the University system with at least 3 years cognate experience. Candidate must also have evidence of at least five (5) scholarly publications in learned journals in University and apex Research/training institutes (or three journal publications and participation in four (4) professional projects). Candidate must be members of NLA and registered with LRCN. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.


(j) Librarian-II (CONUASS 02): Candidate must be holder of relevant Bachelors’ and Masters’ Degree in Library & Information Science from recognized Universities. Candidate with Ph.D Degree in Library & Information Science will have an added advantage. Candidate must have been on the rank of Assistant Librarian in the University system with at least 3 years cognate working experience. Candidate must also have evidence of publications in learned journals in University and apex research/training institutes or participation in at least two (2) professional/research projects. Candidate must be members of NLA and registered with LRCN. Candidate must also have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.

(k) Assistant Librarian (CONUASS 01): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’ Degree Library Science or Library & Information Science from recognized University with at least Second Class Upper Division. Candidate must be members of NLA and registered with LRCN. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.

(l) Laboratory Technologist (CONTISS 07): Candidate must be holder of Bachelors’ Degree/HND in Science Laboratory Technology, Chemistry, Physic, Biological Science (Botany) or Geology from recognized University/Polytechnic. Candidate must have evidence of NYSC discharge or exemption certificate.
NOTE: All appointments for the positions of Reader and Professor are subject to positive External Assessments.

Borno State University Academic Staff Vacancies: Method of Application
To apply for any of the available vacancies at Borno State University as outlined above, All applicants should submit Twenty (20) hard copies of their applications along with their Credentials and Curriculum Vitae which should include the following details:

i. Full Name:
ii. Post Desired and Department
iii. Date of Birth
iv. Place of Birth and State of Origin
v. Sex:
vi. Nationality
vii. Permanent Home Address
viii. Current Postal Address
ix. GSM Number:
x. Email Address:
xi. Marital Status:
xii. Number of Children:

xiii. Institutions Attended (with dates – Starting with the latest)
xiv. Academic Qualifications (with dates – Starting with the latest)
xv. Professional Qualifications (with dates – Starting with the latest)
xvi. Honors, Distinctions and Membership of Learned Professional Societies (Starting with the latest)
xvii. Working Experience (General and Specific Experience: Starting with the latest):
xviii. Research interest or Commissioned Projects: a. Completed (list)
xix. List of Publications with Details of Title, Publishers, or dates and pages (where applicable)
xx. Conferences and Workshops attended with papers presented (Starting with the latest) in Peer-reviewed journals.
xxi. Information on Fellowship, Masters’ Projects and Ph.D. Thesis Supervised: (To include the following) (Starting with the latest)

a. Title of Thesis
b. Name of Student(s)
c. Date/Year of Commencement
d. Completed/Ongoing (Anticipated date of Completion)
e. Sole/Collaborative Supervision


xxii. Details of Administrative Experience
xxiii. Teaching Experience:
xxiv. Service to the Community (with status and dates):
xxv. Present Employment, Status, Salary and Employer:
xxvi. Extra-Curricular Activities:
xxvii. Names and Addresses of Three (3) Referees: Two of the referees must be a senior professional/scientist in the candidate’s fields. It is the duty of the Candidate to inform the referees to write and send their report to the Registrar before the closing date.

All applications must be received not later than six (6) weeks from the date of this advertisement.

NB: Only short listed Candidate will receive an acknowledgement and invitation for interview.
All applications should be addressed to: The Registrar, Borno State University, P. M. B. 1122 Njimtilo, Kano Road Maiduguri, Borno State.
Candidate should indicate the position they applied for boldly on the right-hand side of the envelope

For further enquiries on available vacancies at Bornu state University, visit official website of the University http://bosu.edu.ng

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