A Master’s degree (NQF Level 9) in Biological Sciences or Water Science or related field with at least four years lecturing and/or industrial experience and/or an equivalent of relevant professional experience. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Competence to teach at least three of the following courses: General Biology, General Chemistry, Physical Chemistry (gases, chemical thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, mixtures and solutions, phase equilibria and electrochemistry), Plant Structure and Function, and Animal Structure and Function. Experience or exposure to Materials and Water Science research. Competence to establish professional networks and to maintain links with the industry, as well as experience in developing undergraduate programmes. A credible record of lecturing, peer-reviewed publications, community engagement, supervision of students (research) at undergraduate level, as well as a relevant Doctorate will be an advantage.