International Visiting Academic Position

International Visiting Academic Position

NIGERIA 01 Mar 2021
Covenant University

Covenant University

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State University
Host Country
01 Mar 2021
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
This opportunity is destined for all countries
Eligible Region
All Regions

The Covenant University International Visiting Academic Offer is a momentary appointment that allows non-Nigerians to participate generally in the Covenant community's teaching, scholarly and scientific life.  The academic position is also an opportunity for possible research collaborations with members of faculty in the receiving department. 

Following the current travel demands/restrictions, the 2020/2021 opportunity is only open to academics who are willing to opt-in for virtual teaching. Appointees will teach a minimum of 10 hours and a maximum of 20 hours per semester (@two hours per week). The Head of the receiving department will assign topics that are relevant to each appointee's area of expertise. Covenant welcomes application from academics in departments or fields related to disciplines at Covenant. Kindly visit the university website ( for available fields and departments at Covenant.

The appointment is eligible for renewal each academic session but status as a Covenant University Visiting Academic (virtual) is not eligible for benefits other than the following privileges: 

1. $80 - $150 (USD) stipend per teaching hour

2. Library Access

3. Networking and Research 

Eligible and interested and to join the university classes scheduled in GMT+1 time zone between November 23rd, 2020 to March 1, 2021, apply by filling the form here or (  and also send a relevant CV to, Cc'  with the subject line: IVS - Applicant's name

In filling the form, highlight the name of at least one scholar at Covenant working on the same or related area of research. During the period of appointment, Covenant encourages networking and research with identified individuals. 

If you have questions about any of the above, please do not hesitate to contact the Registrar or send an email to 

Learn more @ Covenant University International Office

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