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WITS Latest Vacancies – September 2021


We pleased to present to you an updated list of the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) latest vacancies, for August 2021 and how to apply. It involves the Job titles, roles/responsibilities, requirements and the salary involved.

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Every year the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) publishes vacant position for interested & qualified South African citizens to apply for. This year is not an exception. Therefore the Jobs are listed below, together with their requirements, roles, salary and qualifications.

This Circular is published on a weekly basis and contains the advertisements of vacant posts and jobs in University of the Witwatersrand (WITS). Although the Circular is issued by the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) Team is not responsible for the content of the advertisements. Inquiries about an advertisement must be addressed to the relevant advertising department.


Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.

Academic Vacancies

Position Department Closing Date
LECTURER IN GENETICS / APPLIED BIOINFORMATICS / IMMUNOLOGY (NS.08.4) School of Molecular And Cell Biology 03 Sep 2021
HEAD OF DEPARTMENT – OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY School of Therapeutic Sciences 05 Sep 2021
Head of School (AC.04.3) Faculty of Humanities 10 Sep 2021
Associate Lecturer /Lecturer in Geography (5 year fixed-term contract) (NS.08.4) School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies 10 Sep 2021
Researcher (AC.08.4) Wits Centre for Diversity Studies 10 Sep 2021
Adjunct Professor, Chair of Digital Business (AC.06.3) Graduate School of Business Administration 17 Sep 2021
Senior Lecturer, Chair of Digital Business (AC.07.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 17 Sep 2021
Associate Lecturer / Lecturer (AC.09.4) Psychology 17 Sep 2021
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (AC.08.4) Educational Leadership, Policy and Skills 23 Sep 2021
LECTURER – SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE (AC.08.4) School of Economics and Finance 24 Sep 2021
ACADEMIC HEADSHIP (5 years fixed term contract) School of Clinical Medicine 27 Sep 2021
Senior Lecturer (AC.07.4) History Of Art 30 Sep 2021

Support Vacancies

Position Department Closing Date
Operations Manager (AD07) (AD.07.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 03 Sep 2021
Strategy Implementation Manager (AD07) (AD.07.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 03 Sep 2021
MUSEUM ASSISTANT (AD 13) (AD.13.5) Adler Museum 03 Sep 2021
Fleet Operations Officer (AD.09.4) Services 06 Sep 2021
Communications & Stakeholders officer – Citizen Justice Network (CJN) one-year contract, renewable on condition funding continues (AD.10.4) Journalism and Media Studies 08 Sep 2021
Communications Officer & Specialist Writer (AD09) (AD.09.4) DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Human Development 10 Sep 2021

Update: Click here to view more University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) vacant positions for September 2021



Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. New applicants are encouraged to click here new iRecruitment link in order to create their profile or visit the advertised Jobs listed in order to apply directly for the advertised job.

Internal applicants
To view a full list of internal vacancies click on the following link and follow the ‘Apply for Job’ navigation: https://iwits.wits.ac.za/

External applicants
Click on the advertised Job links below to be re-directed to the on-line recruiting system. All applications are to be made via on-line application.

Please make sure to use Google Chrome / Firefox otherwise you will not be able to see all the fields.

Application Deadline

  • Applications should reach the WITS University Management on time. As it is indicated for each position of interest above.

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