Nomination for Membership of the Higher Education Quality Committee

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The CHE invites nominations of people who meet several of the following criteria to serve on the HEQC.

a. A high level knowledge and experience of higher education, some of which should be in a senior management role in the Post School Education and Training (PSET) and/or related sectors; alternatively, in governmental, non-governmental or industry sectors related to PSET;
b. An understanding of the challenges of transformation in the PSET sector or society more generally;
c. A sound understanding of quality assurance and related challenges PSET and/or developments internationally;
d. Ability to critique and contribute conceptual depth to the methods and approaches of the CHE;
e. Knowledge of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in higher education and the learning design implications thereof;
f. Ability to make sound and consistent judgements against the criteria for institutional reviews, accreditation and national reviews;
g. A minimum qualification of a Master’s degree with extensive experience in PSET or related sectors. A PhD will be a recommendation;
h. Compliance with any other requirements as determined by the CHE.

Link to the documentation: Nomination for Membership of the Higher Education Quality Committee

Please submit all nominations, accompanied by a comprehensive CV and the candidate’s letter of acceptance of nomination to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Council on Higher Education
PO Box 94, Persequor Park, 0020


012 349 3936

Closing date for receipt of nominations: 31 January 2018