Assistant/Associate Professor (Highway/Transportation Engineering)

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Posted
Ref: RP749-172

Job description / Role

<b>Job Description</b>
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites applications in the area of Highway/Transportation Engineering. Applicants must have outstanding credentials in one or more of the Highway Engineering areas including (a) Highway Geometric and Structural Design; (b) Pavement Management Systems, (c) Pavement Maintenance and Rehabilitation, (d) Pavement Material Testing and Quality Control. The candidate is expected to contribute to teaching basic, advanced and graduate courses of relevance to the above subjects, as well as assist in delivering Surveying courses. English is the language of instruction and communication in the College of Engineering. Candidates should have a strong track record in research, publications in top field journals, and demonstrated abilities to secure competitive funding.
Applicants need to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including contact information) and names and contact information of 3 references through(https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp). Position will remain open until filled. Anticipated start date is August, 2019. Salary will commensurate with education and experience.<b>Minimum Qualification</b>
A Ph.D. degree from a reputable international university in Highway/Transportation Engineering<b>Preferred Qualification</b>
1) Demonstrated record of publications in leading international scientific journals in the area of Highway/Transportation Engineering;
2) Ability to develop and secure sponsored research that involves both undergraduate and graduate students;
3) Ability to teach a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses and to develop new courses or course components in the area of Highway Engineering;
4) Strong communication skills and the ability to work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies;

About the Company

Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

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