Pro Vice-Chancellor at University of Media Arts and Communication (UniMAC)

Job Description

University of Media, Arts and Communication (UniMAC) invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Pro Vice-Chancellor to take effect 1st October 2024.

Position: Pro Vice-Chancellor
Reporting to: Vice-Chancellor, UniMAC

Job Summary

• The Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be deputy to the Vice-Chancellor and shall assist the Vice-Chancellor in providing leadership for organising and conducting the academic, financial and administrative business of the university and for promoting the efficiency and good order of the University

S/he shall:

• Exercise the powers specified in the Act and such others as may be delegated to him by the Vice-Chancellor
• Co-ordinate the day-to-day control and administration of academic affairs
• Represent the Vice-Chancellor when required
• Chair relevant committees

Qualification Required & Experience

• Must be a PhD holder in an appropriate field
• Must be at least an Associate Professor
• Must have at least 10 years managerial experience at a senior level in higher education
• Must have a track record of teaching, research and administration at a tertiary level


• The Rector shall be appointed for a period of 4 years. The appointment may be renewed, upon application for a further term of up to 4 years only. Qualified applicants should be able to complete one full term prior to attaining the statutory retirement age of 60

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should forward an application letter together with the following:

• An up-to-date curriculum vitae with documentation on personal history, academic credentials, professional certificate and working experience
• A vision statement (maximum of 5 pages) in standard front size and the strategy for attaining the vision to the following address:

[email protected]

Additionally, all applicants shall request 3 referees to submit reports on them directly to the Chairman, search committee (Post of Rector-Institute of Languages) via email to: [email protected]

It is the duty of the applicants to ensure the application package, to include vision statement and the reference letters, reach the designated email address: [email protected]

In addition, applicants are required to hand-deliver 7 copies of each of the above-mentioned documents in a sealed envelope to:

Office of the Registrar
ATTN: The Secretary
Council Search Committee (Post of Rector – Institute of Languages)
No.5 Alboran Street
South Legon (GA-194-3855)
Postal Office Box GP 667

Closing Date: 22 July, 2024

July 2024