Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for appointment to the post of Vice-Chancellor, Tansian University, Umunya, Anambra State. Nigeria.
The Tansian University, Umunya, Anambra State, is a private University established in May 2007 to be a Private University of Choice. The mission of the Institution therefore is to pursue excellence, efficiency and effectiveness in teaching knowledgeable and skillful students who on graduation would be relevant in the workplace as well as resolve societal problems thereby impacting positively on national development.
The Vice-chancellor shall, in relation to the University, take precedence before all other members of the University except, the Chancellor and, the Pro- Chancellor or any other person acting as Chairman of the Governing Council of the University. Subject to certain sections of the University law, he or she shall have the general function, in addition to any other functions, of directing the activities of the University, and shall, be the Chief Executive and academic officer of the University and Chairman of the University Senate.
Applicants must, therefore, have to their credit a considerable degree of knowledge of how a University is organized and administered. The University would therefore be interested in a candidate with team spirit and who. is
innovative, pro-active and who should be able to provide the Management with
appropriate and realizable advice needed for proper administration of the
Qualifications and Experience
The candidate, retired or in active service, must be a Professor with a PhD degree from any recognized University. He/She must also have the capacity for academic and administrative leadership.
Salary and Conditions of Service
In addition to attractive and negotiable remuneration and other conditions ofservice, the University Vice-chancellor shall be entitled to Chauffeur-driven car, Accommodation shall be provided when the University moves to its permanent site.
Each candidate shall be required to submit type-written application and"Curriculum Vitae" in twenty (20) copies, addressed to
Furthermore each candidate shall be required to submit along with his/her application, in not more than 500 words, his/her Mission and Vision for the young University.
The envelope(s) containing the application must be marked 'Post of Vice-Chancellor."
Three (3) referees competent to attest to the candidate's professional/administrative/academic standing and character are required.
Candidates should, therefore, request their referees to submit their confidential reports direct to the Registrar.
Applications must reach the Registrar not later than one (1) month from the date of this advertisement.