Lecturer Data Science Program at The Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM)

Role Overview

We are seeking a dedicated and dynamic individual to join our faculty as a Lecturer in the MSc Data Science program. The successful candidate will play a vital role in delivering high-quality education, engaging in research, and nurturing the development of future leaders in Data Science.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Conducting lectures, tutorials, and practical sessions in the MSc Data Science program. 
  2. Contributing to curriculum development to ensure its relevance to industry demands. 
  3. Providing mentorship and support to postgraduate students in their academic and professional pursuits. 
  4. Engaging in scholarly research and contributing to the university’s research goals. 
  5. Participating in academic activities and collaborating with colleagues. 


  • A Master’s or Ph.D. in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, or a closely related field. 
  • Passion for teaching and a commitment to student success. 
  • Demonstrated potential for research and scholarly activities. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a diverse academic environment. 


  • A strong desire to contribute to the university’s mission and values. 
  • Commitment to fostering an inclusive and diverse learning environment. 
  • Willingness to actively participate in academic and community engagement initiatives. 

What We Offer

In order to build Africa’s foremost world-class university, we need Africa’s most brilliant minds. Joining NUTM will offer.

  • Vibrant work environment.
  • Competitive benefit packages.
  • Comprehensive health care benefits.
  • Flexible work opportunities.
  • Continuous Learning and growth.
  • Collaborative and innovative company culture
  • Access to a wide network of high impact people.

Method of Application

Interested candidates should submit the following documents: 

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Cover letter outlining teaching philosophy, research interests, and contributions to the university’s mission. 
  • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates. 
  • Contact information for three professional references. 

Applications should be sent to [HR@nutm.edu.ng] with the subject line “MSc Data Science Lecturer Application – [Your Full Name].” 

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