Wigwe University launches in:


Discover a world where the future is reimagined and fearless leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs who will revolutionize industries and drive impactful change in the world will be nurtured.

Welcome to Wigwe University, where we are shaping the world through a diverse range of tertiary programs, with a special focus on STEM and the Creative Arts. At Wigwe University, we are revolutionizing education by blending cutting-edge curricula with immersive experiential learning.

Our innovative programs and dynamic partnerships offer unparalleled real-world experiences. Here, our students, staff and partners will conquer formidable challenges and cultivate the essential skills required to excel in our rapidly evolving world.




Are you fearless?

  • Become part of an epoch-making, shape-shifting tertiary institution in Africa.
  • Become part of our exceptional global faculty, comprised of industry experts and renowned scholars, who will inspire and mentor students on their path to greatness.
  • Experience our state-of-the-art facilities, collaborative spaces, and vibrant campus culture that will unleash your true potential.
  • Unleash your critical thoughts and research goals in an environment of unwavering support.
  • Join us if you possess boundless optimism, energy and a desire to change the world.




  • Teach undergraduate courses in any of the above disciplines based on departmental needs   and expertise.
  •  Develop and deliver engaging lectures, seminars, and workshops that promote active learning and critical thinking.
  • Conduct research and scholarly activities in any of the above disciplines to contribute to the field’s knowledge base and enhance the university’s reputation.
  • Supervise and mentor students in their research projects, theses, and dissertations.
  • Participate in departmental and university service activities, including committee work and academic advising.
  • Stay updated with current trends and advancements in any of the above disciplines to enhance teaching and research methodologies.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of curriculum and course materials
We welcome applicants from around the globe, whether seeking full-time, sabbatical, visiting, or adjunct appointments. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion, and international perspectives are the cornerstones of our community's success. Together, let's create a fearless future for Africa and the world, where boundaries are shattered, and possibilities are endless.


  • Professors: Ph.D. degree with specialization in the discipline applied for with evidence of academic leadership in terms of publications, project design execution and monitoring, administrative leadership, minimum 10 years of post- qualification, full time relevant teaching and research experience. We are keen on hiring only Professors with world class and distinguished Researches who meet prescribed internationally recognized contributions. Such Professors will be moved to Research Scholar scale which offers internationally competitive remuneration. Only Professors of impeccable conducts and character need apply.
  • Associate Professors (Readers): Same as for Professor but with minimum 8 years. post qualification, full time, relevant teaching, entrepreneurial and research experience.
  • Senior Lecturers: Same as for Professor but with minimum 5 years of post-qualification, full time, relevant teaching, entrepreneurial and research experience.
  • Lecturers I: Ph.D. degree from a reputable university, with minimum 2 years of post – qualification teaching experience, and evidence of scholarly publications.
  • Lecturers II: Ph.D. Degree from a reputable University. However, fresh Ph.D. holders shall not be evaluated on the publication criterion.


  • Proven teaching experience at the undergraduate level.
  • Strong research record demonstrated by publications in reputable journals or other scholarly outlets.
  • Expertise in any of the advertised areas and the ability to teach a range of courses within the discipline.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and contribute to a collegial academic environment.
  • Demonstrated commitment to student success and enhancing the learning experience.
  • Knowledge of current pedagogical practices and ability to implement innovative teaching methodologies.


To apply send your applications to wigweuniversity@hcp-ng.com: before the application deadline:

  • Cover letter expressing interest in the position and summarizing teaching and research experience.
  • Curriculum vitae (CV) including a list of publications and presentations.
  • Statement of teaching philosophy outlining teaching strategies and approaches.
  • Statement of research interests and future research plans.
  • Copies of relevant academic transcripts.
  • Contact information for three professional references.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be notified for an interview and may be requested to provide. additional materials, such as teaching evaluations or samples of scholarly work.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The university reserves the right not to make any appointment if suitable candidates are not found.

Application Deadline: October 18, 2023

*Wigwe University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds.