Economist/ Statistician Jobs – Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST)

Job Title:     Economist/ Statistician
Organisation: Mbarara
University of Science and Technology (MUST)
Duty Station: Mbarara,
About MUST:
University of Science & Technology (MUST), commonly known as Mbarara
University, is a public university in Uganda. Mbarara University commenced
student intake and instruction in 1989. It is one of the eight public
universities and degree-awarding institutions in the country. MUST is
accredited by the Uganda National Council for Higher Education.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
The incumbent will collect, analyse, interpret and
disseminate data from Faculties, Institutes and non- teaching units pertaining
to support functions of the University for inclusion in the University’s annual
Actively participate in the strategic planning and
budgeting processes of the university.
Undertake relevant research and write reports.
Take part in the analysis of student attrition,
repetition and graduation rates on all programs.
Participate in the analysts of demand trends for all
academic programs
Monitor and forecast student and staff trends and identify
research and data needs to support the core functions of the university.
Perform any other duties assigned by the Director of
Qualifications, Skills and
The Economist/ Statistician should hold a Masters’
degree in Planning Management, Economics or Statistics
Possession of a second class honors Bachelor’s
Degree in Economics or Statistics.
At least two years’ experience in a corporate
planning department preferably in an institution of higher learning
Demonstrated applied quantitative research,
modeling, problem solving, critical and strategic thinking skills
Industrious and self-driven
Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal
skills Record of high integrity
Computer literacy skills
Excellent data management skills
How to Apply:
All candidates
who are suitably qualified should send their applications accompanied by copies
of all relevant academic documents (O’ and A level, degree and other
certificates) plus three names of referees (excluding social referees) and
their postal/email addresses to:
The Secretary
Appointments Board
University of Science and Technology (MUST)
P.O Box 1410
Deadline: 10th November, 2015

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