Faculty of Law at Ruhengeri Institute of Higher Education (INES-Ruhengeri), Musanze, Rwanda – CLOSE: 19/08/2022

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  • 02/08/2022 11:27
  • Musanze, Northern Province, Rwanda

Faculty of Law at Ruhengeri Institute of Higher Education (INES-Ruhengeri), Musanze, Rwanda – CLOSE: 19/08/2022


Ruhengeri Institute of Higher Education (INES-Ruhengeri) is calling for applications for the following vacant teaching position:

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To teach the students and ensure adherence to and compliance with current advances in both research and pedagogy, including appropriate textbooks and other literature sources;
  • To compile teaching, study tools, and other instructional materials, select appropriate textbooks and other literature sources, support teaching assistants and laboratory and/or fieldwork;
  • To review, evaluate and provide advisory services on research proposals presented for either thesis or funding by students;
  • To mobilize resources for research, teaching, development, networking, outreach, dissemination of research findings community service, internships, and placements;
  • To engage in relevant cutting-edge research along with students and other academic and technical staff;
  • To provide advisory services in publishing research outputs by students in reputable journals and periodicals that enhances the visibility and recognition of INES-Ruhengeri as an institution of research excellence in the various thematic research fields.

Note: Local and international candidates are welcome, with priority to females.

Available Positions

Minimum job requirements


One (1) position 

  1. Ph.D. Degree in Criminal Law and/or in Criminology and/or in Criminalistics;
  2. Diploma in legal practice will be a major advantage;
  3. Degrees in legal studies (LLB & LLM) at the undergraduate level will be an advantage;
  4. Proven professional experience of two (2) years in the academic environment;
  5. Capacity to conduct research and development of law in three languages (English, French & Kinyarwanda) and in the three legal traditions (common law, civil law & customary law).
  6. Capacity to contribute to the development of justice in Rwanda and the region, through offering initial professional training to persons holding a bachelor’s degree in law, in particular, by offering postgraduate programs for judges, prosecutors, lawyers, bailiffs, notaries, etc., to bring their quality up to international standards;
  7. Capacity to offer continuing legal education in order to improve the knowledge and skills of personnel in the justice sector, in particular by offering training for clerks, criminal investigating officers, mediators, and all other personnel dealing with legal matters in different ministries and institutions surrounding INES-Ruhengeri;
  8. Ability to work well with a diverse population of people and independently;
  9. Solid background in research-proven by published papers in national and international academic journals.
  10. Availability for direct appointment as full-time teaching staff.

How to apply

Detailed Curriculum Vitae with proof of required working experience, certified copies of the degrees, a copy of national identity card or passport, certificates, and any other useful documents with an Application Letter addressed to the Vice-Chancellor of INES-Ruhengeri should be submitted electronically, in one (1) single pdf file via [email protected] with a copy to [email protected] or physically via the Central Secretariat of INES-Ruhengeri not later than August 19, 2022 at 5:00 PM. From August 23, 2022, candidates will be able to visit the institution’s website (www.ines.ac.rw) to find out which candidates have been selected for the interview.

Done at Musanze on July 22, 2022


Deputy Vice-Chancellor in Charge of Academic Affairs and Research

  • Category : Leagal / Law Jobs


NM 155 Musanze, INES, Ruhengeri,Musanze,Northern Province,Rwanda

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