Gombe State University, Gombe, Nigeria - The Governing Council on behalf of Gombe State University Gombe hereby announces that the position of Vice - Chancellor of the University will soon be vacant In accordance with the provisions of the Universities Laws First Schedule Sub Section Seven, the Council invites applications from suitably qualified distinguished Professors with cognate experience in University teaching research and administration for the post
The Vice - Chancellor is the Chief Executive and Academic Officer of the University ex-officio Chairman of the Senate and Member of the Governing Council of the University Among other functions the Vice - Chancellor shall:
Qualifications and Qualities of the Candidate
Interested candidates for the position of Vice - Chancellor, Gombe State University; Gombe are expected to be:
Conditions of Service
The salaries and conditions of service are as applicable to the post of Vice - Chancellor in Nigerian Universities as determined by Council and Government from time to time.
The Vice - Chancellor shall hold office for a single term of five (5) years
Interested candidates are invited to note and comply with the following conditions
(a) Each application letter (20 copies) should be accompanied by 20 copies of the candidates detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) signed and dated by the candidate The CV must contain among others the candidates name in full, age, marital status, nationality, current address including e-mail and phone numbers, educational qualification with dates, number of Phi) candidates supervised and graduated, research output, academic and non - academic recognition, professional achievement, scholarly publications in renowned national and international journals and books with dates.
(b) Each application should be accompanied by a certificate of birth or statutory declaration of age, and certificate of medical fitness based on documented comprehensive, medical examination from a government hospital
(c) A statement of candidate’s vision for the Gombe State University, Gombe in the 21st century of not more than 1000 words (20 copies).
(d) Each candidate must have three (3) referees who should be requested by the candidate to forward their referee’s report directly to THE REGISTRAR under confidential cover. Such referees should be in a position to attest to the candidate’s claim to high academic standard, managerial capability and moral uprightness.
(e) All shortlisted candidates shall he required to make themselves available for interaction with the Joint Council/Senate Selection Board.
All applications are to be forwarded under confidential cover in a sealed envelope marked at the upper left hand corner APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF VICE - CHANCELLOR, Gombe State University, Gombe to reach the Registrar and Secretary to Council.