Sector Opportunities


PostDoc Position on Citizen Science for Sustainable Groundwater Use

Successful candidate is expected to spend at least one month at UWC in Cape Town, 1-2 months at IWMI in Pretoria and one month in Denmark in addition to being in the study catchment for field work.
Closing date: 30 June 2018

SADC-GMI RFP: Decentralised Water Supply Scheme for a Village in South Africa - A Pilot Project

The RSA Focal Group, led by Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is assisting SADC-GMI in implementing this pilot project in South Africa. RSA Focal Group prepared this RFP in order to solicit proposals from eligible PSPs in South Africa in order to implement the project on behalf of SADC-GMI and RSA Focal Group.  The main object is to establish a demonstration decentralised water supply system capable of supplying a community where it is not feasible (economical and technical) to be supplied by regional centralised water supply system.
Anticipated project implementation period is 12 calendar months, ending on 30 June 2019.
Closing date: Proposals must be must be submitted by email to SADC-GMI by 16:00 (Pretoria Time) on the 21 June 2018.

Associate Professor/Snr Lecturer

Associate Professor:  

  • PhD degree in Hydrogeology or Water Resource Management 
  •  Ten years teaching experience at tertiary institution or 7 years professional experience in the relevant field. 
  • At least 10 articles published in accredited journals, chapters in a book and book publication
  •  Evidence of supervision of 4 Masters/Doctoral students

Senior Lecturer

  • PhD degree in Hydrogeology or Water Resource Management
  • 5 years teaching experience at tertiary institution or 7 years professional experience in the relevant field.
  •  Five publications in accredited peer reviewed journals. 
  • A good track record in research publications and academic leadership are definite requirements.


  • To teach and conduct research in the integrated areas of Hydrogeology, Water Quality and Water Resource Management. 
  •   To initiate and supervise postgraduate research involving hydrogeological, water quality, water resource systems monitoring and modeling

If you are interested click on the link below to submit your CV to this position.Career Centre link:
Closing date: 13 July 2018

Advert Monitoring Sub-Unit Manager June 2018.pdf391.35 KB
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