The office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor became vacant on September 1, 2019. Schedule J of the Statutes of the Sunyani Technical University outlines the appointment of Pro Vice-Chancellor as follows:

  1. The appointment of a Pro Vice-Chancellor shall be advertised within the University.
  2. The applicant shall be a teaching staff and shall be of Professorial status who can provide academic leadership and be abreast with policies and good practices in a tertiary institution.
  3. The University Appointment and Promotions Board (UAPB) shall evaluate the CVs and Vision Statement(s) and interview the nominee(s) and shall submit a report to Council with recommendations for the appointment of the Pro Vice-Chancellor
  4. Where a suitable member of professorial status cannot be found in the University, a suitable senior academic member of Senior Lecturer with PhD may be appointed at act as Pro Vice-Chancellor. He/She shall hold office for one (1) year and shall be eligible for re-appointment for another year provided the tenure of office shall not exceed three (3) years.

Consequently, qualified members of staff who wish to be appointed as Pro Vice-Chancellor are requested to apply to the Chairman, Appointment and Promotion Board (Vice-Chancellor) not later than Monday, September 30, 2019.

This memorandum supersedes the earlier one date August 26, 2019.

Thank you.

Office of the Vice-Chancellor