Vacancy Advertisement: Graduate Assistant – Economics & Statistics
Zetech University is a premier university offering exceptional learning to students from Kenya and beyond.
The University offers programs in Information Technology, Business and Management, Hospitality and Tourism, Development studies, Education, Media and Communication Studies.
Our Mission is to promote excellence in education and research by integrating innovation, entrepreneurship and technology to impact society.
We are seeking to recruit a:
Graduate Assistant – Economics & Statistics
Job Ref: ZU/10/25/55/2022
The purpose of this position is to carry out research, teaching, student mentoring and other duties in liaison with the university’s overall goal.
Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Head of Department- Business & Economics, the position holder will be responsible for the following, amongst others:
Bringing in new students by marketing the university programmes both internally and externally
Retaining current students by ensuring standard customer service is offered always
To teach at certificate and diploma level, in areas allocated by the Head of Department and reviewed from time to time by the Head of Department.
Participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments
Carry out research and produce study manuals, or other research outputs, in line with personal objectives agreed in the Staff appraisals
Supervise or assist with supervision of any research studies undertaken by the students
Accompanying students on
field trips and educational visits and preparing risk assessments;
To handle students’ grievances that relate to their learning needs.
To provide mentorship and career guidance to students.
A Bachelor’s degree qualification from a recognized/accredited university in the relevant field.
At least (2) years’ post qualification teaching experience;
Membership of a relevant professional organization.
Skills & Competencies
Commitment to academic research
Good communication skills.
Good customer service skills
Commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students
How to apply
Interested candidates should send their applications to email@example.com quoting the job reference number on the subject line and; indicating their current and expected salary on their application letter, not later than 12th August 2022.
Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Note: We do not ask for money in any step of the hiring process and all meetings including interviews will be held on our Campus in Ruiru: Beware of fraudsters.