A Doctorate (NQF Level 10) in Statistics with at least six (6) years of lecturing experience at tertiary education level and/or an equivalent combination of relevant professional experience. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Proven competence in initiation and management of research projects and curriculum development. Competence to teach at least three of the following courses: Stochastic Processes, Biostatistics, Multivariate Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Applied Spatial Statistics or Actuarial Science related courses. Competence to establish professional networks and to maintain links with the industry, as well as experience in developing post-graduate programmes, strong management skills and a proven record of raising substantial research funding. A credible record of lecturing, peer-reviewed publications, community engagement, programme coordination, as well as supervision of research students at both under- and post- graduate levels.