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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 :

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.

Click on the:How-to-Apply Guide.

Any technical or login issues please email 

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Associate Lecturer (100%) AC09 ? Permanent (AC.09.4) Division of Clinical Associates 28 Sep 2022
SENIOR LECTURER or LECTURER in CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS (EN.07.4) School of Civil and Environmental Engineering 30 Sep 2022
Head of School (AC.04.3) Faculty of Commerce, Law & Management 30 Sep 2022
Associate Lecturer (AC.09.4) Social Anthropology 30 Sep 2022
SENIOR LECTURER / LECTURER in TRANSPORATION ENGINEERING (EN.07.4) School of Civil and Environmental Engineering 30 Sep 2022
DEPUTY DIRECTOR (3 YEAR FIXED-TERM APPOINTMENT) (AD.06.3) Joburg Centre for Software Engineering 30 Sep 2022
Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Design or Thermofluids (EN.07.4) School of Mechanical, Industrial & Aeronautical Engineering 30 Sep 2022
Human Research Ethics Committee: Medical Chair (AC.05.3) DVC: Research and Innovation 30 Sep 2022
Principal Researcher and Senior Researcher: Inclusive Economies Gauteng City-Region Observatory 30 Sep 2022
Dean - Faculty of Humanities (AD.03.2) Faculty of Humanities 07 Oct 2022
Dean - Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management (AD.03.2) Vice-Chancellor's Office 07 Oct 2022
Lecturer (Creative Music Technologies) (AC.08.4) Music 07 Oct 2022
ACADEMIC HEADSHIP School of Clinical Medicine 07 Oct 2022
LECTURER (2 posts) (AC.08.4) School of Physiology 10 Oct 2022
Senior Lecturer in Experimental Particle Physics (NS.07.4) School of Physics 11 Oct 2022
Senior Lecturer (Public Policy, Political Economy, Development) (AC.07.4) Wits School of Governance 15 Oct 2022
Lecturer (AC.08.4) Mathematics Education 19 Oct 2022
Senior Lecturer in Theoretical Particle Physics - NS.07 (NS.07.4) School of Physics 21 Oct 2022
HEAD OF DIVISION (AC.05.3) School of Clinical Medicine 21 Oct 2022
SENIOR LECTURER or LECTURER in GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING (EN.07.4) School of Civil and Environmental Engineering 31 Oct 2022
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Aquatic Ecology (NS.06.3) School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences 31 Oct 2022

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Senior Human Resources Officer (AD.08.4) Central Human Resources Office 26 Sep 2022
Programme Manager (5 year fixed term contract) (AD.07.4) DVC: Research and Innovation 27 Sep 2022
Senior Technician (TE.09.4) School of Electrical & Information Engineering 28 Sep 2022
Digital Marketing Coordinator (AD.09.4) Wits Press 30 Sep 2022
Blended-Learning Project Coordinator ? 3-year fixed term contract (AC 07/ AC06) Health Sciences Teaching and Learning Office 30 Sep 2022
Sonographer (1 year Fixed term contract) AD 09 (AD.09.4) Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit 04 Oct 2022
Angela and David Fine Chair in Innovation (AD.05.3) DVC: Research and Innovation 07 Oct 2022
Course Coordinator (AD.09.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 07 Oct 2022
SENIOR HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER (AD.08.4) E&BE - Human Resources Office 07 Oct 2022