The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Application are invited for the post of Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer in Life Sciences

Campus: St. Augustine, Trinidad


  • Teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses related to Biology, Zoology, Ecology, Aquatic Ecology, Fisheries Biology and Management, Sustainable Natural Resources Use and Management
  • Developing a high quality research programme
  • Supervising undergraduate and postgraduate research students
  • Assisting in curriculum reform
Personal Attributes
The Department places high priority on individuals of integrity and who can work well in a team and student friendly environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also be:
  • Be willing to work collaboratively with academic and support staff within the Department
  • Have a strong research agenda indicating the ability to publish in high quality journals

Contact: Detailed application and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. via e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms may be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Staff Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package may also be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by the University.
Deadline for applications:  June 28th, 2018
Download: Application Pack