The Governing Council of Federal University of Petroleum
Resources Effurun
hereby announces that the position of
Registrar of the University will be vacant by October, 2013. 
In keeping with the provision of the Universities (Miscellaneous
Provisions) Act 1993 as amended in 2003, 2007, 2012 and in exercise of
its powers contained therein, the Governing Council wishes to commence
the process of filling the impending vacancy. Consequently, applications
are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position.
Interested Candidates are requested to note the following information
about the University.


The Federal University of Petroleum
Resources, Effurun(FUPRE), Delta State, Nigeria was established in March
2007 under a Federal Government of Nigeria initiative to build a
specialized University to produce unique high level manpower and
relevant expertise for the Oil &Gas sector in Nigeria and
FUPRE is the first of its kind in Africa and it is
destined to be the premier international institution-of-choice with the
state-of-the-art facilities to provide the petroleum and allied sectors,
world class education, training, research, consultancy and extension


The Registrar is the Chief Administrative
Officer of the University and shall be responsible to the
Vice-Chancellor for the day-to-day administrative work of the the
University except as regards matters for which the Bursar is responsible
in accordance with Section 6(2) of the Universities(Miscellaneous
Provisions) Decree No. 11 (1993). The Registrar is, by virtue of that
office, also Secretary to Council, Senate, Congregation and Convocation.

Candidates should be graduates with good
honours Degree in relevant discipline obtained from a recognized
University and must have had not less than fifteen (15) years
post-qualification experience, including relevant administrative
experience not below the rank of a Deputy Registrar in a University.
Candidates must be Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
compliant and must command respect and be able to carry colleagues
along. A higher degree(s) and working experience in a University will be
an added advantage.

The remuneration and other conditions of
service are as applicable to the post of Registrar of all Nigerian
Federal Universities and as may be determined from time to time by the
Government/ Governing Council as appropriate. In accordance with the
Universities (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2012, the successful
candidate shall hold tenure office for five (5) years and may be renewed
for one (1) year only and no more. Fringe benefits include a pension as
appropriate in consonance with the Contributory Pension Scheme and
other appropriate allowances as may be approved from time to time by the
Government/ University Council.


Applicants are required to submit thirty
(30) copies of their applications and detailed Curriculum Vitae
highlighting among others, the following:

Full Names;
Place and Date of Birth; Permanent Home Address; Contact Address; Cell
Phone Number; email Address; Nationality; Marital Status; Number and
Names of Children(if any); Educational Institutions Attended with Dates;
Academic Qualifications with Dates; Professional Qualifications;
Employment Records; Statement of Experience; Publications; Extra
Curricular Activities; Names & Addresses of Three Referees; etc.

Each applicant must have three (3)
referees who should be requested by the applicant to forward their
referee’s Report under confidential cover by courier service directly to
the Ag. Vice-Chancellor.
All applications should be submitted
by courier service under confidential covers in sealed envelopes
marked’’ Post of Registrar, FUPRE’’ to reach the office of the Vice-
Chancellor, Federal University of Petroleum Resources, P.M.B. 1221,
Effurun, Nigeria not later than six(6) weeks from the date of this
Only the applications of short-listed candidates
will be acknowledged.

R.A. Egborge
Ag. Registrar & Secretary to Council.