Job description / Role
The Department of Architectural Engineering, College of Engineering, at the United Arab Emirates University invites applications for the position of Instructor. Candidates must hold a Master Degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering or similar field of study. Preferences will be given to qualified candidates with a strong background in Building Construction, expertise in Building digital fabrication and with a prior undergraduate teaching experience. Particular competencies include: Experience and skill with contemporary software tools appropriate to the specialization and building digital fabrication.
The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume inclusive of courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Candidates must have a professional undergraduate degree in architecture or architectural engineering; a Master degree with a specialization in Building construction, digital and representation tools, building modelling and fabrication or a closely related area; excellent communication skills; and a commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels.
Prior teaching and professional experience are highly advantageous as well as expertise in building modeling and digital fabrication tools.
Experience and skill with contemporary software and digital fabrication tools appropriate to the specialization will be highly desirable.
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.