Kogi State University 2017 Massive Recruitment Guide and Requirement


Kogi State University Massive Recruitment 2017 for Academic Staff. Interested and qualified candidates should see full application details below!

Kogi State University 2017 Massive Recruitment

Massive Ongoing recruitment at Kogi State University, Anyigba for Academic Staff. Kogi State University, Anyigba was established on 18 November, 1999 and currently, has a total student population of over 23,000 students spread across its seven (7) Faculties of Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Education, Law, Management Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and a College of Health Sciences. Though a State University, Kogi State University accommodates a significant number of non indigenes, from all parts of Nigeria.

Applications are hereby invited from eligible candidates for the following vacant job positions in the following departments at Kogi State University, Anyigba:


  • Animal Production
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Crop Production
  • Fisheries, Forestry and Wildlife
  • Food, Nutrition and Home Sciences
  • Soil & Environmental Management
  • Arabic & Islamic Studies
  • History & International Studies
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Theatre Arts
  • Economics Edu
  • Geography
  • Social Studies
  • Business Education
  • Agricultural Education
  • English
  • Christian Religious Studies
  • Islamic Studies
  • Biology
  • Chemistry Edu.
  • Physics Edu.
  • Mathematics
  • Library & Information Science
  • Human Kinetics & Health Education
  • English & Literary Studies
  • Accounting
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Public Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physics
  • Biological Sciences
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Economics
  • Geography/Planning
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Chemical Pathology
  • Haematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pathology
  • Anaesthesia
  • Community Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oto-Rhino-Laryngology (ENT)
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology


Position:  Assistant Lecturers
Qualifications and Experience

  • The candidate shall possess a Master’s degree. Holders of first degree from programmes of 5 or more years duration shall be eligible for appointment, provided they show aptitude for teaching and research, who must have met other professional criteria.


Position:  Lecturer II
Qualifications and Experience

  • The candidate must possess at least a Master’s degree, with at least 3 years of teaching and research and be of good character. A fresh Ph.D holder may be considered for appointment.
  • Part I Fellowship (National or West Africa), FRCS, MRCP.


Position:  Lecturer I
Qualifications and Experience

  • A Ph.D. holder with a minimum of 3 years of teaching/research experience and considerable publications or a Master’s degree holder with at least 6 years of teaching or other relevant experience, who must demonstrate aptitude for teaching and research, and must be of good character.

Position:  Senior Lecturer
Qualifications and Experience

  • A Ph.D. holder with a minimum of 6 years post qualification experience and considerable publications, must demonstrate strong evidence or potential for continued research activity and academic leadership.
  • The candidate must show evidence of good performance in teaching and research, and must be of good character.


Position:  Professor
Qualifications and Experience

  • A Ph.D. holder with a minimum of ten years experience at University level and capacity with time to teach and develop undergraduate and postgraduate courses, play a major role in the academic leadership in the discipline.
  • Postgraduate supervision at Ph.D. or equivalent level, and considerable background of research.
  • He/she is also required to give an inaugural lecture in his area of discipline and carry out any other academic and administrative duties that may be assigned.


Position:  Reader
Qualifications and Experience

  • A Ph.D holder with a minimum of eight years teaching experience at University level; Postgraduate supervision for Masters, Ph.D degree or equivalent and considerable background in research.
  • The candidate would be expected to demonstrate appreciable ability to develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, provide academic and professional leadership and community service.

As applicable in Federal Universities in Nigeria.


How to Apply for Kogi State University Massive Recruitment 2017

Applicants should submit fifteen (15) typewritten copies of their applications, credentials and detailed Curriculum Vitae, giving the following information in the order listed below:

  • Full Name (Surname in block)
  • Post Desired and Department
  • Date of Birth
  • Place of Birth, State of Origin and Local Government Area
  • Nationality
  • Permanent Home Address (Not P.O.Box or P.M.B Current Postal Address
  • GSM Number
  • Marital Status
  • Number of Children with Names and Ages
  • Institutions Attended (with dates)
  • Academic Qualifications (with dates)
  • Professional Qualifications (with dates) where applicable
  • List of Publications with details of Titles, Publishers, or Journals, dates and pages (where applicable)
  • Work experience (General and Specific Experience with dates)
  • Details of Administrative Experience and Service to the Community (with status and dates)
  • Present Employment, Status, Salary
  • Employer(s) Address(es), Postal, E-mail and Contact GSM Number(s)
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Names and Addresses of three (3) Referees, two (2) of whom must be professionals or authorities in the relevant fields. The referees must be requested by the applicant to forward directly to the Registrar, confidential reports on the applicant indicating the post desired.

Each applicant should indicate at the top left corner of the package, the position applied for. The application should be addressed and sent to:
The Registrar,
Kogi State University,
P.M.B. 1008,
Kogi State.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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