2310-University and higher education teachers

Job Title: 

University and higher education teachers

Job Description: 

University and higher education teachers prepare and deliver lectures and conduct tutorials in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a university or other higher educational institution. They conduct research, and prepare scholarly papers and books.


Tasks include

  • designing and modifying curricula and preparing courses of study in accordance with requirements
  • preparing and delivering lectures and conducting tutorials, seminars and laboratory experiments
  • stimulating discussion and independent thought among students
  • supervising, where appropriate, experimental and practical work undertaken by students
  • administering, evaluating and marking examination papers and tests
  • directing research of post-graduate students or other members of department
  • researching into and developing concepts, theories and operational methods for application in industrial and other fields
  • preparing scholarly books, papers or articles
  • participating in departmental and faculty meetings and in conferences and seminars
Specific Occupations: 

Professor/ Reader/ Lecturer, university (all subjects)

Professor/ Reader/ Lecturer, academy (all subjects)

Professor/ Lecturer, college (all subjects)

Assistant, research (audio visual)

Instructor, extension work

Instructor, civil defence training

Instructor, military science

Teacher, government department training schools

Teacher, post -secondary education (all subjects)/ Lecturer, higher education/Teacher, university/Tutor, university, n.e.c

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Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2085