Job : Lecturer in Civil Engineering

The University of Technology in Papua New Guinea invites suitable candidates from abroad or within PNG to apply for a job position of Lecturer in Civil Engineering.  

Job : Lecturer in  Civil Engineering PNG Unitech
 Job : Lecturer in  Civil Engineering

About  Department of Civil Engineering

The department offers a four-year undergraduate degree program, a two-year postgraduate program either by coursework or research and PhD programs. The postgraduate programs offered by course work in the department are Master of Civil Engineering and Master of Science in Solid Waste & Resource Management.

Applications are invited for the Professor positions:

The Department of Civil Engineering seeks to fill Professor positions in the areas of:

  1. Geotechnical Engineering (1 Opening)
  2.  Transportation Engineering (1 Opening)
  3.  Hydraulics & Water Resources Engineering (1 Opening)
  4. Structural Engineering (1 Opening)

Preferred Qualification

For all the positions, bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and a postgraduate & PhD degree in any one of above-mentioned Civil Engineering specializations are required from a recognized university. Candidates are expected to have an excellent record of accomplishment in teaching, research, high quality publications and leadership of funded research projects. ​ Evidence of having guided postgraduate students is required.

Professor (4 Openings) (CE0-014, CE0-015, CE0-016 & CE0-017)

Successful candidates will have at least 15 documented papers published in listed, peer reviewed journals and at least 15 years of full-time university teaching experience or equivalent industrial research experience.

Conditions of Service

  • Base Salary Range: PGK 91,201 - PGK 111,468 per annum (rates in local currency ) 
  • Base IMA Range : PGK 94,103 - PGK 140,717 per annum (rates in local currency) 

IMA = International Market Allowance

(Level of appointment depends upon qualification and experience)

Initial contract period is for three years. Benefits include a gratuity of 30% of salary in the first year, 35% in the second year and 40% in the third year (paid on a fortnightly basis), support for approved research, appointment and repatriation fares for yourself and dependents, book & equipment allowance of PGK1,000.00 per annum, settling-in/out allowance of PGK1,700.00 for single & PGK3,600.00 for accompanied plus PGK200.00 for each of two authorized dependent children (under 19 years) on appointment and repatriation, six weeks paid leave per year, recreation leave fares for yourself, spouse & two authorized dependents after 18 months of service and education fares and assistance towards school fees for authorized dependents are available. Staff members are also permitted to earn from consultancy up to 50% of earnings annually. Consultancy projects need to be approved by the respective Head of Department and the Vice Chancellor's office. Furnished accommodation is provided on campus. All earnings in PNG attract income tax, the tax rates are progressive and the maximum rate is 40%.

Application procedure

Suitable candidates are invited to send detailed application with curriculum vitae, publication list, summary of her/his educational activity, research interest, and certified copies of qualifications. They should provide names and addresses, including email addresses, fax/phone numbers of three (3) referees, at least one of whom should be a past/present employer or supervisor. Applicants should also give an indication of their earliest availability to take up the appointment.

How to apply 

Applications must be sent by email to by 31st of August, 2022 with an indication of their earliest availability to take up the appointment.

Check out details on :  Official Website 

Location:  Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea.

Study at  PNG University of Technology 

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