Job description / Role
Islamic Studies and Arabic Language Lecturer - Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
m2r Education are proud to be supporting Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU) with its current recruitment needs. They require Islamic Studies and Arabic Language Lecturers for their CORE Curriculum Programme to join Spring/Fall 2023.
PMU was built to provide higher education opportunities to the local and regional community of the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia. It is a private institution and developed with the close collaboration of The Texas International Education Consortium [TIEC] - a private non-profit organization that advances international partnerships, collaboration, and exchanges for 31 public universities within the state of Texas, USA.
PMU has one consolidated and purpose-built location at which its degree programs are delivered. It is in the Half-Moon Bay area in Al-Khobar (about 29 km south of downtown Al-Khobar) in the Eastern Province of KSA. The principal components of its modern campus, within its own extensive landscaped surroundings, was largely completed by 2006.
In less than 15 years PMU has become established as a leading private university in the Eastern province and one of few such outstanding institutions in the whole of KSA. PMU is ranked 4th in the Times Higher Education - Arab World University Rankings and Ranked 101-150 in world best Young Universities QS-2021 Rankings.
The Undergraduate Core Curriculum Design lays the foundation for all of the PMU degree programs. The purpose of the Core Curriculum will be to furnish PMU students with a seamless education, from the PYP, to graduation in an academic program major, and then to employment.
Teaching load - Up to 20hrs per week
• TAX FREE basic salary UP TO 30000SAR (£6000 / $8000) per month, dependent upon experience and qualifications
• Visa (work) / family visa / local transfer
• Fully furnished accommodation (Single or family)
• Help with opening a local bank account
• Medical insurance
• Annual air tickets (Family incl 2 children)
• 60 days leave in line with academic calendar
• Education allowance
• 2yr renewable contract
Spring/Fall 2023 SD
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, if you have not been contacted within 5 working days of submission then please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.
• B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees to be all in the related field.
• PhD in Islamic Studies and/or Arabic Language
• A research-based degree (PhD in the related field) from a Western University/ North American accredited institution, a distinguished and active record of sponsored research; a history of excellent peer-reviewed scholarship.
• Minimum 2 years teaching experience in Islamic Studies
• Expertise and commitment to graduate teaching; and a strong track record of leadership, mentoring/sponsorship and personnel management, especially as it relates to oversight of multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary research.
• Have developed a strong internally and externally funded, globally recognized research programs. They should also possess a passion for and be committed to excellence in both graduate and undergraduate education in a highly interdisciplinary, collaborative, diverse, innovative, and entrepreneurial culture.
• Familiar with technology, ie Moodle, Blackboard, Banner etc
• Middle East experience preferred
About the Company
Established in 2001, m2r Education is a multi award winning UK based firm offering a quality and ethical recruitment service to overseas organisations within the education & training sectors.
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