Education and Training

Dr. Mike Adenuga (Jnr.) Professorial Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies at University of Lagos

The University of Lagos was founded in 1962 to provide manpower needs for the newly independent Nigerian Nation. It is a city University located in the commercial city of Lagos. Over the years the University has grown to be the Nations pride and the University of 1st Choice, with about 48,000 students and 4,000 members of staff.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Dr. Mike Adenuga (Jnr.) Professorial Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies


  • The occupier of the Dr. Mike Adenuga (Jnr.) Professorial Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies shall be expected to teach and supervise existing or newly designed courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Entrepreneurship and carry out research in any specialized area of Entrepreneurship.
  • He/She shall deliver, from time to time, Public Lectures in Entrepreneurship to stimulate and enhance Industry/Academia cooperation through the use of research findings in Entrepreneurship.
  • In addition to the regular public lectures, the occupier of the Dr. Mike Adenuga (Jnr.) Professorial Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies must deliver a Special Annual Lecture.
  • He/She must also deliver a Special Terminal Public Lecture on his/her accomplishments at the end of the tenure.
  • The successful applicant on being appointed, would be addressed as Dr. Mike Adenuga (Jnr.) Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies.

Qualifications and Requirements
Candidates must possess:

  • An impeccable record of teaching and Continuing Research in Entrepreneurship.
  • Administrative and academic leadership skills as well as communication and interpersonal skills.
  • He/She must be of proven integrity.
  • Appreciable evidence of Scholarly publications in reputable national and international journals
  • A good first degree and a Ph.D in Entrepreneurship or Business Administration (specialization in Entrepreneurship) from a reputable University.
  • Not less than ten (10) years of teaching and research experience from the date of appointment as Lecturer II in a University.
  • Must have been an Associate Professor for at least three (3) years or Senior Lecturer for at least six (6) years at the time of application.


  • The Chair has a tenure of two years in the first instance and may be renewed for another two years.

Conditions of Service

  • As contained in the University of Lagos Conditions of Service governing Senior Staff.


  • An enhanced basic salary package CONUASS 7 (Salary range: N2,485,099.00 – N3,209,140.00) + 20% mark-up per annum.

Other perquisites include:

  • Transport (car and driver)
  • Research Allowance
  • Journal Allowance
  • Learned Society subscription allowance
  • Local



How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply


Application Deadline 8th May, 2019.

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