Job description / Role
The Department of Economics and Finance, College of Business and Economics at the United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position in Finance starting Spring 2018.
UAEU is the Nation's first, largest and most eminent research intensive university. The College of Business & Economics is AACSB Accredited and is already very highly regarded within the region for the strength of its undergraduate and graduate programs.
The successful candidate must be an active researcher and have a strong commitment to teaching excellence. He/she will be expected to:
- Provide a significant contribution to research, teaching excellence, and service within the Department of Economics and Finance;
- Continue being a dynamic researcher with a research agenda leading to publications in high quality peer-reviewed journals and internally and/or externally funded research programs;
- Teach both undergraduate and graduate courses.
The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed CV with names and contact details, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication at the College of Business & Economics.<b>Minimum Qualification</b>
Applicants are required to have earned a Ph.D. in Finance from an accredited and internationally recognized university.<b>Preferred Qualification</b>
Ph.D. in Finance
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.