Lecturer II (Zoology) at the University of Lagos (UNILAG)

Job Description

The University of Lagos was founded in 1962 to provide manpower needs for the newly independent Nigerian Nation. It is a city University located in the commercial city of Lagos. Over the years the University has grown to be the Nations pride and the University of 1st Choice, with about 48,000 students and 4,000 members of staff.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Lecturer II

Location: Lagos
Faculty: Science 
Department: Zoology


  • Area of Specialisation: Bioinformatics, Entomology, Ecotoxicology and Conservation.
Requirements and Qualification

Qualifications and Requirements

  • A candidate for this post should normally possess a good first degree and a doctorate degree in the respective field from a recognized University.
  • Candidate must also have the ability to teach courses at the undergraduate level with evidence of practical skills and competence.
  • Evidence of scholarly publications in reputable journals will be an advantage.

Salary Range
CONUASS 3 (N897,501.00 - N1,074,314.00) per annum.

Condition of Service
As contained in the approved conditions governing service of Senior Staff of the University.

Application Closing Date
13th December, 2018.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward ten (10) copies of their Detailed Application which should include candidates Curriculum Vitae as follows:

  • Names in full
  • Place and Date of Birth
  • Home Address
  • Present Postal Address
  • Gender
  • E-mail
  • Phone Number (Mobile)
  • Nationality at Birth
  • State/Local Government Area/ Ward
  • Marital Status
  • Number and Ages of Children
  • Secondary and Post Secondary Education (including dates and Institution)
  • Academic and Professional qualifications (including Distinctions with dates)
  • Statements of experience including full details of former and present post
  • Current Research
  • Details of Publications including: Authorship; Candidates should state their contributions; evidence to support the contribution should be produces where possible.
  • Date of publication
  • Other activities outside current employment
  • Names and addresses of three referees
  • Proposed date of availability for duties, if appointed

Applications and supporting materials should be forwarded to the address below indicating the post for which application is made at the "Top Left Corner" of the envelope, and CLICK HERE to complete the online application and attach the "Acknowledgment Print-out" to the hard copy of their application: 
The Deputy Registrar (Human Resources Management Department), 
Second Floor, Senate House, 
University of Lagos, 
Akoka - Lagos State.

Note: In addition to stating names and addresses of three Referees, applicants should request their referees to forward references on their behalf to the address above

Company Overview
National Electronic Labour Exchange (NELEX) is an initiative of the Federal Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Labour and Employment with technical and financial support from Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR), International Labour Organization (ILO), International Organization for Migration (IOM) and European Union (EU).
Date Posted: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 09:15
Closing Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 09:15
Location: LAGOS
Work Type: Full Time
Function: Teaching Professionals
Industry: Others
Experience: 2
Language: English


National Electronic Labour Exchange is a programme by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment to enhance job exchange processes across Nigeria.
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funded by European Union