Applications are now available for Open Distance Learning Postdoctoral Fellowships to study in South Africa. Fellowship is awarded for South Africans.
UNISA is a reputable, comprehensive, flexible and accessible open distance learning institution that is motivating a future generation. We offer internationally accredited qualifications and have world-class resources. Our vision “towards the African University shaping futures in the service of humanity” drives us to find answers to Africa’s educational and developmental problems.
Open Distance Learning Postdoctoral Fellowship Support Programme in South Africa Description:
- Applications Deadline: August 31, 2018
- Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue postdoctoral programme.
- Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded to study:
- Professionally conduct and publish ODL-based research under the guidance of a mentor
- Support ODL research excellence
- Nationality: Fellowship is awarded for South Africans.
- Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
- Scholarship can be taken in South Africa
Eligibility for the Open Distance Learning Postdoctoral Fellowship Support Programme in South Africa:
Eligible Countries: Fellowship is awarded for South Africans.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- A doctoral degree (awarded within the past five years)
- Publication of at least one peer-reviewed article or one conference paper
We are looking for Postdoctoral Fellows who:
- Are strong in the main field of open distance eLearning (ODeL)
- Have a clear grounding in digital literacy
- Excel in the development of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Open Educational Resources (OER) and online assessments
- Are strong in technology-assisted teaching and learning (to develop online courses)
- Are knowledgeable in ODL theory and practice or
- Have current research which can be channeled into the ODL field
Application Procedure for Open Distance Learning Postdoctoral Fellowship Support Programme in South Africa:
How to Apply: Applicants are required to submit their completed application form (obtainable from http://www.unisa.ac.za/%20Jobs%20& Scholarships together with a copy of their most recent CV, list of published outputs (including ISBN/ISSN numbers) and proof of qualification to: risps-at-unisa.ac.za.