Candidates should possess:
a) A minimum of Ph.D. in the relevant fields.
b) Must have at least eight years of teaching and research experience in the University system or any comparable research institution.
c) Must show academic experience through publication in recognized local and international journals.
d) Must show academic leadership through postgraduate supervision and be able to attract research grant from both local and international funding agencies.
e) Must be ready to lead various research groups within the department and the University as a whole.