MANCOSA, a DHET registered and CHE accredited private higher education distance education provider, offering undergraduate and postgraduate business qualifications.
EXTERNAL EXAMINERS: HONOURS RESEARCH REPORT AND MASTERS DISSERTATION
Assess Honours research reports/ Masters dissertations and provide sufficient feedback relating to content and structure
• Assess the research report/dissertation according to the MANCOSA assessment rubric and/or according to best academic practice and provide detailed guidance on how to implement changes.
• Provide advice about the nature of the research and the expected standard in order to achieve the degree for which the student is aiming.
• Return the examined research report/dissertation and complete the SurveyMonkey report within 3 days of receiving the document.
• Upon request, provide additional justification and/or insight for specific grading of a research report/dissertation.
• A minimum of a relevant Master’s degree (Honours Examination)
• A minimum of a relevant Doctoral degree (Masters Examination)
(Relevant qualifications include a focus on Business Administration, Public Administration, Supply Chain Management, Human Resources, Marketing Management and/or Leadership & Management in Education)
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
• At least 5 years’ experience in Higher Education (with a focus on Business Administration, Public Administration, Supply Chain Management, Human Resources, Marketing Management and/or Leadership & Management in Education)
• Must have supervised at least 10 Masters level students
• Postgraduate research examination experience
• Scholarly activity in the subject area (e.g. conference papers and peer-reviewed articles and/or books)
• At least 2 years’ industry/ practitioner experience in a relevant Business/ Public Administration field (advantageous)
• Consulting and project involvement in relevant subject area (advantageous)
• Membership with relevant professional association/s (advantageous)
Must have a minimum of 3/4 years' experience within a Management position within high-end fashion or hospitality industry.Must have good attention to detail.