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22 Positions Available At Legacy University (The Gambia), Apply Now!


Legacy University is a private Bilingual university par excellence approved by the government of the Gambia as a Comprehensive Educational Institution focused on teaching, learning, research and community service. The overall goal is to advance Knowledge, Research and Excellence towards achieving a fulfilled career and destiny.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidate to fill the following positions below:

1.) Associate Professor/Reader (Physiotherapy)

2.) Associate Professor/Reader (Pharmacy)

3.) Associate Professor/Reader (Petroleum Engineering)

4.) Associate Professor/Reader (Optometry)

5.) Associate Professor/Reader (Nursing Science)

6.) Associate Professor/Reader (Medicine and Surgery)

7.) Associate Professor/Reader (Library Science)

8.) Associate Professor/Reader (Herbal Medicine)

9.) Associate Professor/Reader (Dental Technology)

10.) Associate Professor/Reader (Biomedical Engineering)

11.) Associate Professor/Reader (Architecture)

12.) Senior Lecturer (Physiotherapy)

13.) Senior Lecturer (Pharmacy)

14.) Senior Lecturer (Petroleum Engineering)

15.) Senior Lecturer (Optometry)

16.) Senior Lecturer (Nursing Science)

17.) Senior Lecturer (Medicine and Surgery)

18.) Senior Lecturer (Library Science)

19.) Senior Lecturer (Herbal Medicine)

20.) Senior Lecturer (Dental Technology)

21.) Senior Lecturer (Biomedical Engineering)

22.) Senior Lecturer (Architecture)


  • Holders of PhD Degrees with specialization in the relevant disciplines applied for with evidence of academic leadership in terms of publications, project designs, monitoring and administrative leadership of at least 5 years of post qualification experience of teaching and research.
  • In addition, candidates should possess evidence of professional Chartered or a Fellowship training in either a national or internationally recognized professional institution or Colleges. Candidates seeking sabbatical appointments are also encouraged to apply.

Remunerations are very attractive and in line with what obtain for tertiary institutions in the Gambia and other West African Countries.

Application Closing Date
6th March, 2019.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates are required to submit a typewritten and signed Application Letter, with detailed Curriculum Vitae and three referees. Completed application should be forwarded by email to: legacy1university@gmail.com


  • Applicants should note that ONLY copies of credentials duly certified by a competent court, Solicitor or Notary Public will be accepted.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview, and successful applicants should be prepared to resume duty within a short notice.
  • Successful candidates will also be required to pass the university Medical Fitness Test before resuming work at the University.
    Application Closing Date
    6th March, 2019.