Call for Application: University of the Witwatersrand School of Law has Six Positions for Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer


June 5, 2021

Job Title: Senior Lecturer

Organization Name: School of Law

Department Description

Banking Law, Corporate Law, Competition Law, Customary Law, Cyber Law,  Access to Information and Privacy Law, Information Technology Law, Civil Procedure.

Applications are invited for vacancies at the level of Senior Lecturer in the subject fields listed above. Applicants will be required to teach at both postgraduate and undergraduate level and should thus have accredited research output and interests in one or more of these broad fields. It may also be expected of the candidate to teach in other fields of law.

Brief Description  

Applicants for the position of Senior Lecturer must have a masters degree in law, but preference will be given to candidates with a doctorate in law, and a good record of both teaching and refereed publications. Experience in the online environment will be an advantage.

How To Apply

The University is committed to employment equity. Preference may be given to appointable applicants from the underrepresented designated groups in terms of the relevant employment equity plans and policies of the University. The University retains the right not to make an appointment and to verify all information provided by candidates. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply:

Please submit a covering letter clearly indicating which post you are applying for, detailed CV with names, addresses, contact numbers and e-mail addresses of three (3) referees as well as certified copies of your qualifications.

External applicants are invited to apply, by registering your profile on the Wits i-recruitment platform located at and submitting your application.

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Closing Date: 30 June 2021

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