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Activation Date: 25 May, 2021   Announced Date: 25 May, 2021   Expire Date: 24 Jun, 2021

Job Location: Balkh
Nationality: Afghan
Category: Education
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: According to NU Salary Scale
Vacancy Number: NU-CH21
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Mazar-e-Sharif
Organization: Nokhbagan University
Years of Experience: 5 – 10 Years
Contract Duration: Permanent
Gender: Male/Female
Education: Masters / PhD
Close date: 24 Jun, 2021

About Nokhbagan University :

Nokhbagan Institute of Higher Education is one of the leading higher education institutes in Afghanistan in terms of infrastructure. It was established in 2017 and currently opened to applicants with 4 main disciplines and various departments. Nokhbagan serves under the Khana-e-Noor Educational Network (KEN) administration. It is located in Mazar-e-Sharif, a northern province of Afghanistan. Nokhbagan aims to educate students with national values imbedded with modern system of education. It is vision is to be a research oriented and national standing university

Job Description:

General Objective: The Chancellor is responsible for overall academic and administration affairs of the university. The Chancellor overseas and administers the budgets for the entire university.  Supports the Vice Chancellor academics in his/her efforts in achieving the national accreditation and academic excellence. In addition, the Chancellor has oversight responsibility for the recruiting, hiring, retention, and performance of top lecturers and academic administrators.

This position requires intellect, thoughtfulness, diplomacy, discretion, the ability to work effectively with others in all aspects and at all levels of the university, the ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive matters and the academic integrity.

Major Responsibilities:

Leading the University Academically and administratively.
Define the University’s strategic vision, mandate and direction, and identify opportunities to advance and deliver on that vision, mandate and direction
Lead the setting of University goals and the determination of priorities and allocation of resources to meet those goals
Lead the creation, implementation and compliance with University strategic plan and oversee the development and implementation of the University’s comprehensive policy manual.
Protect and build on the university’s reputation.
Promote great leadership qualities at the University.
Make connections between research, industry and the community at large.
Establish and enhance provincial, national, and international collaborations
Direct fund development initiatives and cultivate friends and donors to the University.
Develop and maintain positive and productive relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders including the CEB,  faculty, students, staff and community leaders, granting agencies, other educational institutions, and officials in all levels of the government.
Observe and anticipate trends in post-secondary education and anticipate and guide the University through issues and challenges and the Private Education sector
Preside over University events internally and externally.

Job Requirements:

Qualification: PhD in any discipline with an excellent academic record or a Master’s degree with more than 10 years of experience in leadership positions in a university or similar academic institution.
Nationality: Afghan National
Language: Dari, Pashto and English (Speaking, Writing and Comprehension)
Communication skills: Good communication skills in Dari, Pashto and English
Computer skills: (Word, Excel, MS Access, PowerPoint and Internet)
Competencies and personal characteristics: Negotiation skills, Relation building skills, Inter-personal skills, Problem Solving skills and Analytical skills.

Desired Skills and Abilities:

– Demonstrated curriculum development and accreditation experience
– Commitment to high teaching quality, research, professional programs and to high academic standards
– Ability to foster a sense of community and promote teamwork in a rapidly changing educational environment

Submission Guideline:

Interested Candidates shall send their detailed CV with a Cover letter. mentioning the post “applied for” and Vacancy number in the Subject line. and please have all your original docs during the interview session 

Email Add : [email protected]

Add :Nokhbagan Institute of Higher Education, Mazar Kabul Highway. Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan  

Mob. No: 0793 04 04 04

Note: CVs received without mentioning the post and vacancy number will not be considered. Only those candidates shall be shortlisted for interview who fulfill the above mentioned requirements.

Submission Email:

[email protected]

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