A Doctorate (NQF Level 10) in Computer Science or a related field with at least seven years of lecturing experience at tertiary education level and/or industry experience or an equivalent combination of relevant professional experience in Software Development, Mobile Application Development and Augmented and Virtual Reality. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Proven competence in successful sourcing of research or project funding from third-party sources, successful initiation, and management of research projects, curriculum development, and strong management/organisational and mentorship skills. Competence to develop high-quality course materials and teach in at least three of the following courses at both under and post-graduate levels: Emerging and Open Issues in Software and Mobile Development, Augmented and Virtual Reality projects, Artificial Intelligence and Interaction Design. Competence to assume academic leadership, to establish professional networks, and to maintain links with industry, as well as experience in developing postgraduate programmes. Excellent research profile including twenty peer-reviewed publications, journal articles and successful supervision of at least three Master’s and one Doctoral (research) students.