Benue State University, Makurdi in need of Provost

Location: Makurdi, Benue


  • The Provost is the Chief Executive Officer of the College of Health Sciences and is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for day-to-day administration of the College.
  • The Provost is also a Principal Officer of the University by virtue of the Statute establishing the College of Health Sciences.


  • In line with Section 2 (a) of the Statute establishing the College, candidate(s) must be Professor with basic medical qualification, the MBBS degree or its equivalent and postgraduate fellowship registrable to the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) or a PhD.
  • In addition, candidates shall have shown evidence of administrative ability, leadership/headship qualities, proven dedication as well as ability to contribute to the development of the College and the University.

Conditions of Service

  • Conditions of service are as applicable in Federal/State owned Universities.

CONUASS7 i.e. (N2,485,099.00 – N3,209,140.00) annually.

Method of Application

Applicants should submit 15 hard copies of their Applications along with their Curriculum Vitae outlining the following below:

  • Full Name
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • State of Origin
  • Local Government of Origin
  • Nationality
  • Marital Status
  • Number of Children
  • Permanent Home Address
  • Correspondence Address
  • Educational institutions attended with dates and qualifications obtained;
  • Professional qualifications obtained with dates;
  • Publications;
  • Working Experience;
  • Hobbies;
  • Names and addresses of three referees, two of whom must be in position to give academic and professional reference reports on the applicant(s).

Applicants are advised to contact their referees to send their reference reports under confidential cover direct to:
The Registrar, 
Benue State University,
P.M.B. 102119, Makurdi,
Benue State.

Applications should be submitted to:
The Registrar, 
Benue State University,
P.M.B. 102119, Makurdi,
Benue State.