Vice-Chancellor Position Advertisement: EXTENDED to 30th April 2017
The Solomon Islands National University (SINU) is established under the Solomon Islands National University Act 2012 and became effective as of January 1st 2013, replacing the former Solomon Islands College of Higher Education (SICHE). By global standards, this is a very young University in a developing-country context, nevertheless, with a lot of aspirations.
A transition plan was implemented from 2013 to December 31st 2015. A review was made and a five year strategic plan was developed. The plan aspires to consolidate the development of the University, as a growing Institution for Higher Learning. SINU desires to build on and continuously improve with aspirational goals such as developing new attractive and relevant quality degree programs, providing valuable teaching and learning experiences and support for students and staff. Three years on as a University, SINU developed eight new Bachelor programs, established a Research department and embarking on various infrastructure projects. SINU on average enrolled 4,500 students annually and it is an employer to more than 300 staff across its four beautiful campuses.
The position of Vice-Chancellor comes with the role of providing strategic direction and leadership for building and consolidating the position of SINU during this infant stage as it find its place amongst other well-established Universities regionally and globally. We are seeking the leadership talent to drive SINU’s ambitions considering the constraints of resources verses high expectations and demands.
If you are skilled, qualified and passionate about Building, Growing and Nurturing a young University, then you are the right person for SINU. We are inviting applications from interested and suitably qualified people who can provide the required leadership and drive for this newly established University. The successful candidate is required to lead the drive to position the University as a quality and relevant tertiary education provider in the pacific region and the world. Please refer below for job information.
Interested applicants can download the Job Description, Brief Terms and Conditions and CV Template from this link: http://www.sinu.edu.sb/CareersTenders.html.
Documents can also be collected from the HR Department at Kukum Campus or via our email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling us on +677 30217, Fax Number: +677 30390
All Applications must include the following:
Applications may be sent by email to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, or sealed and hand delivered to the HR Department at Kukum Campus or alternatively by mail addressed to:
Vice-Chancellor Position HR01/17
The Director Human Resources,
Human Resources Department,
Solomon Islands National University
P O Box R113, Honiara
Attention: Principal Administration Officer
Any other queries can be sent to: email@example.com or on phone +677 38643