Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Shell-JV Professor of Geophysics, Sponsored by the NNPC/ShelllTotaIlNAOC Joint Venture, in the Department of Geology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife. '
Candidates may have interests in any field of Applied Geophysics, but should have a commitment and ability both to interact with the Oil industry and to be interested in applied problems. Candidates should have a strong record of research.
The successful candidate will be required to exert strong academic and intellectual leadership in the Department by participating actively in both teaching and research and will have responsibility for the development of the research programme of the Department. He/She must possess ability to administer a dynamic research unit.
Conditions of Service:
The professorial appointment to the Chair will be for a period of four years, renewable once, and at the discretion of SHELL NIGERIA. The position takes effect from 1 st April, 2014.
All applications should be accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae, a list of all relevant publications, and ten copies of all the publications to the
Obafemi Awolowo University
Within 4 weeks of this advertisement. (In the case of books, it is sufficient to submit one copy only of each book).