Vice-Chancellor Position Vacant at Oduduwa University

Oduduwa University was licensed on 3rd November, 2009 by Federal Government of Nigeria to operate as a private university (cerficate number: 38). The University is named after Oduduwa, the progenitor of the Yoruba race.

The University is located at Ipetumodu, a town in Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State. It is just 6 kilometres away from Ile-Ife. The University which occupies about 100 hectares of land, is stategically located on Ife – Ibadan express road and can be accessed from all the nearby states of Oyo, Ekiti, Ogun, Ondo, Edo and Lagos.

The structural developments taking place in the university constitute a cynosure of all eyes for visitors. Oduduwa University is currently recruiting to fill the following vacant position of:

Job Title: Vice-Chancellor

A candidate for the post of Vice-Chancellor is expected to possess a good University education, must be between 44 and 60 years, be a person of proven integrity, moral rectitude and successful as a manger of both human and material
resources. Specifically, the candidate shall be expected to be a distinguished scholar-of the rank of Professor or equivalent, with ability to provide academic and administrative leadership for a growing institution, and also be able to
command respect at national and international levels in the academic world through his/her proven track records.

Phd degree from a reputable institution with specialization in the discipline applied for with evidence of academic leadership in terms of publications, project design, execution and monitoring, administrative leadership with evidence of publications published in local and internationally recognized journals, with at least 15 years post qualification, full time, relevant teaching and research experience.

  • Must be ready to live in the University.
  • Must have served as Provost/Dean in a recognized University
  • Must not see the position as the means to an enrichment as the University is still young .
  • Retired professors need not apply

These are as obtainable in the public service of Nigeria and University system, better offers are also guaranteed. All are negotiable

How to Apply

Interested candidate should submit 5 copies of detailed curriculum vitae, photocopies of credentials, copies of
journals claimed and letters of acceptance, previous letter of appointment and all other relevant documents with 5 (Five) application letters in own handwriting to:

The Registrar,
Oduduwa University,
Ipetumodu, RM.B. 5533,
Ile-Ife, Osun State.


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