Assistant Professor

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Ref: RP749-820

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description
The Arabic program within the University College invites applications for a post at the Assistant Professor level in our undergraduate program to commence in August 2021.

Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level within the Arabic program, some or all the following would be an advantage: Discourse Analysis, Arabic for Specific Purposes, and some General Education courses. The teaching load will be 5 courses per semester (15 hours per week).


Minimum Qualification
Ideal candidates will have an earned Ph.D. in Linguistics from a reputable university. Ability to teach a range of undergraduate courses using Arabic as the language of instruction. Prior university-level teaching experience.

Preferred Qualification
Native or near-native proficiency in English.

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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