Assistant/Associate Professor of English

Location
Dubai (Emirate)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 31, 2017
Institution Type
For-Profit

The School of Arts and Sciences at the American University in Dubai invites qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of English to begin teaching in Fall 2017.
 
The successful candidate will have:

  • Ph.D. in English or a related field or an Ed.D in English Education or a related field from a Western accredited institution at the time of appointment.
  • Academic qualifications and/or specialization in teaching composition.
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

 
Candidates will have evidence of successful teaching experience or must demonstrate significant potential and promise of teaching effectiveness and excellence at the undergraduate level. Additionally, candidates are expected to meet standards for personal professional scholarship, and assist in curriculum development and other service to the department, school, and community.
 
The compensation package for this position is competitive and is based on the expatriate model. In addition to a tax-exempt basic salary, it includes housing, annual two-way airfare, health / life insurance, professional memberships, conference attendance expenses, assistance with children's tuition, and other components.
 
The American University in Dubai is a private, non-sectarian institution of higher learning founded in 1995. It serves UAE nationals and international students who seek a world-class career-oriented education. AUD, as an international institution of higher education, encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities for an international education.
 
Applications will be accepted and evaluated until this position is filled. 
 
Interested applicants must submit the following requirements via email to facultyrecruitment@aud.edu.

  • Cover letter
  • Updated CV
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Contact information of three (3) academic/professional references

Alternatively, applicants can submit their application materials to the following postal address:
Faculty Recruitment
The American University in Dubai
P.O. Box 28282, Dubai, U.A.E.
 
No telephone calls please.
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview.