A Doctorate (NQF Level 10) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management or a related qualification with at least six years of lecturing experience at tertiary education level and/or industry experience or an equivalent combination of relevant professional experience. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Proven competence in successful sourcing of research or project funding from third party sources, successful initiation and management of research projects, curriculum development, and strong management / organisational and mentorship skills. Competence to teach at least three of the following courses: Environmental and Humanitarian Logistics, Procurement and Supplier Relationship Management, Strategic Supply Chain Management, Projects in Supply Chain Management, Materials Handling Technology and Storage. Competence to establish professional networks and to maintain links with the industry, as well as experience in developing postgraduate programmes, strong management skills and a proven record of raising substantial research funding. A credible record of lecturing, peer-reviewed publications, community engagement, programme coordination, as well as supervision of students (research) at both under- and post-graduate levels, will be an advantage.