University of Port Harcourt Job Vacancies


University of Port Harcourt invites applications from suitably qualified candidates into the following posts in the University’s Research Institutes (Institute of Agricultural Research and Development)

SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW
PhD with at least 6 years of teaching and research in a University. Scholarly publications will be an advantage

RESEARCH FELLOW I
PhD with at least 3 years of teaching and research in a University or comparable institution. Industrial experience as well as Scholarly publications will be an advantage.

RESEARCH FELLOW II
PhD in relevant area of specialization from a recognized University. Those that have not taught previously are also eligible to apply.

ASST RESEARCH FELLOW I
Masters degree in relevant area of specialization from a recognised University; and should also possess a minimum of second class upper division in Bachelors degree.
Institute of Maternal and Child Health

SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOWS (PAEDIATRICS)
Fellowship, 10 years experience in Research

RESEARCH FELLOWS (PAEDIATRICS)
Fellowship, 5 years experience in Research

RESEARCH FELLOWS (O & G)
Fellowship, 5 years experience in Research

RESEARCH FELLOWS (COMMUNITY MEDICINE)
Fellowship, 5 years experience in Research

Conditions of service
These are as applicable in the Federal Civil Service and as appropriate in the Nigerian University System.

To apply

Interested candidates are requested to forward 10 copies of their applications accompanied with detailed curriculum vitae, including names and addresses of three referees with a set of photocopies of certificates and relevant credentials in an envelope marked “Name of Post – for the attention to the Registrar” to:

The Registrar,
University of Port Harcourt,
P.M.B 5323
Port Harcourt

Candidates should also request their referees to forward attestations on their behalf, directly to the Registrar.

Candidates invited to the interview should bring along with them the originals of their credentials.

Due date: 10th March, 2013

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International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Massive recruitment


 

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Google Africa Trainee Program 2013: Software Engineer Intern


 

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technology’s greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

The role: 2013 Software Engineer Intern, Africa Trainee Program
Google’s software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how millions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our ambitions reach far beyond just Search. Our products need to handle information at the scale of the web. We’re looking for ideas from every area of computer science, including information retrieval, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking, security, data compression, and user interface design; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you work on a small team and can switch teams and projects as our fast-paced business grows and evolves. We need our engineers to be versatile and passionate to tackle new problems as we continue to push technology forward. As a key member of a small and versatile team, you design, test, deploy and maintain software solutions.

Responsibilities:
-Research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on Google’s product offering.
-Contribute to a wide variety of projects utilizing natural language processing, artificial intelligence, data compression, machine learning and search technologies.
-Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information. Solve all problems that come your way.

Minimum Qualifications:
-Currently pursuing a BS, MS or PhD in computer science or a related technical field. Typically within 12-18 months of completing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or at any stage in your PhD.
-Currently studying at a university based in Africa.
-Experience in systems software or algorithms.

Preferred Qualifications:
-Excellent programming skills (C++, Java, Python).
-Knowledge of UNIX/Linux or Windows environments and APIs.
-Familiarity with TCP/IP and network programming.
-Fluency in English.

Desired Course(s): Computer Science
Application Deadline: October 31, 2012
Experience: 0 yrs
Job Status: full time
Location: Other

To all recruitment agencies: Google does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Google employees, or any other company location. Google is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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