Advert for Consultancy - Leadership and Management of HEIs in Africa

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Consultancy on Leadership and Management of HEIs in Africa
Name of Project: Capacity Development for the Revitalisation of Africa (Phase II)
Country/: Ghana
Consulting Services: Individual
Grant No.: 285
Expressions of Interest: AAUCADRE/EOI/UI/17
1. Introduction
The Association of African Universities (AAU) has received a grant from the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) based in Harare, Zimbabwe to enhance the capacity of leaders and managers of higher education institutions in Africa to run their institutions efficiently.
2. Objectives of the Assignment
The AAU intends to conduct a twin study, one on institutional leadership in African higher education institutions, and the other on institutional management in African HEIs to assess the relevance of the AAU LEDEV and MADEV workshop series vis-à-vis contemporary demands for an efficient higher education system that serve as the pivot of national development.
3. Request for Expression of Interest
The AAU CADRE II Project now invites eligible and qualified Individual Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the listed services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services giving a description of similar assignments undertaken.
4. Qualifications of Consultants
The AAU is looking for an Individual Consultant with working and research experience on higher education issues in Africa to undertake the assignment. In addition to his/her experience, the consultant should have a minimum Masters degree, with at least 10 years of working/research experience, or a PhD with a minimum of 5 years working experience.
5. Selection of Consultant
A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Selection of individual consultants selection method set out in the ACBF Procurement guidelines for Grantees 2011 “Consultant Guidelines”)
6. Submission of Expression of Interest
Expressions of Interest clearly marked “Consultancy Services on Leadership and Management – AAUCADRE/EOI/UI/17” can be submitted as hard copies at the address below on or before 12:00 GMT on Monday 15 December, 2014:
Applications should be sent to:
The Directorate of Research and Academic Planning
Association of African Universities
P. O. Box AN 5744
Accra – North
Or by email to the following addresses:


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