My client from an academic institution is seeking a HOD : Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security to join their team based in Umhlanga.
The Head of Department is an academic position whose main objective is to provide academic leadership through leading, managing and developing the department to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of academic excellence.
Duties : Develop and write study material. Undertake administration and other academic duties assigned by the Dean of Faculty Participate in research development.
Be willing to participate in curriculum development. Prepare, conduct and assess in Information Technology or related subjects / modules to undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Manage workloads for lecturers within the department Manage departmental budgets and promote financial sustainability Monitor teaching and learning processes for the department Supervise lecturers in the department Manage assessments Work collaboratively with other departments and faculties Minimum Requirements : A Masters or equivalent qualification in Information Technology or related discipline University teaching / professional experience will be an added advantage Additional Requirements : Demonstrate innovative thinking, teaching, and learning skills.
Demonstrate good knowledge of databases, Information systems and project management. Demonstrate good knowledge of machine learning.
Good knowledge of technologies, such as Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, IoT, as well as C-Sharp Programming.