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Stellenbosch University: Lecturer 2023 / 2024

Stellenbosch University: Lecturer 2023 / 2024

Stellenbosch University invites suitable applicants to apply for Lecturer 2023 / 2024 position.

Department of Family and Emergency Medicine

Division of Family Medicine and Primary Care

Lecturer: Family Medicine and Primary Care (Job Grade 8)

(Permanent appointment dependent on external funding)

Ref. TGB05/216/0723

Stellenbosch University (SU) is an inclusive, innovative, and future-focused institution, a place of discovery and excellence where both staff and students are thought leaders in advancing knowledge in the service of all stakeholders.

The Division of Family Medicine and Primary Care in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at SU focuses on education, research, and service delivery. At an undergraduate level, the Division is instrumental in teaching and training on primary healthcare and district health services for the MBChB programme. At a postgraduate level, the Division trains specialists in family medicine and has PhD, MPhil, and Diploma programmes. Key research interests are non-communicable diseases, community-orientated primary care, and family medicine education. Many of the staff are joint staff with the Department of Health and Wellness and are engaged with service delivery as well as policy development.

Kindly note that the incumbent will perform part of their duties at the Rural Clinical School in Worcester.


Clinical training of undergraduate MBChB students:

  • Coordinating middle phase medical student clinical rotations;
  • Assisting with the coordination of late phase medical student clinical rotations;
  • Contributing to development and later coordination of modules within the new MBChB curriculum and, in particular, the final year Distributed Apprenticeship clinical rotation;
  • Providing clinical training and clinical teaching on family medicine and primary healthcare.

Supporting the Division of Family Medicine and Primary Care:

  • Collaborating for applied research projects;
  • Supporting assessments of the students as needed;
  • Supporting teaching of other students as needed, including postgraduate students.

Job Requirements/Pos Vereistes

  • Registered as a medical practitioner with the HPCSA;
  • At least three year’s clinical experience in family medicine, district health services, or primary healthcare;
  • The ability to effectively coordinate teams of people and complex projects;
  • Proven excellent communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills.


  • Qualification in health professions education or family medicine;
  • Experience of clinical training or clinical teaching;
  • Experience of participating in or performing research.

Closing Date: 18-Aug-2023

How To Apply:

Stellenbosch University is committed to employment equity (EE), and appointments will be made in line with the EE plan for the specific environment as well as the institutional EE Plan of the University.Stellenbosch University reserves the right not to make an appointment. Your application, comprising a comprehensive curriculum vitae (including the names and email addresses of at least three referees), must reach the University before or on the closing date of the advertised post.  APPLY ONLINE AT BY USING THE APPLY NOW LINK AT THE TOP RIGHT-HAND CORNER OF THE SPECIFIC VACANCY PAGE.  The University reserves the right to investigate qualifications and conduct background checks on all candidates. The Occupational Health and Safety Act requires people in occupations that entail potential exposure to certain hazards (such as, but not limited to: noise, hazardous chemical substances and hazardous biological agents) to be subjected to medical screening, to determine their fitness to work in the said occupations. Should no feedback be received from the University within four to six weeks of the closing date, kindly accept that your application did not succeed.

Enquiries regarding this post: Prof. B Mash on 021 938 9170, or at

Enquiries regarding remuneration/benefits, as well as technical assistance with the electronic application process: Human Resources Client Services Centre on 021 808 2753, or at

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