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Assistant or Associate Professor in Applied Linguistics
American University of Sharjah

Date Posted Sep. 30, 2019
Title Assistant or Associate Professor in Applied Linguistics
University American University of Sharjah
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Department Department of English
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2020
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Applied Linguistics

American University of Sharjah, an internationally ranked and accredited American-style university of approximately 5,000 students in the United Arab Emirates, seeks a full-time faculty member in Applied Linguistics to teach courses in the undergraduate language program, general education, academic writing, ESP, and in the MA TESOL program, in the Department of English. Candidates should hold a completed PhD in Applied Linguistics.

Successful candidates will have a strong record of excellence in teaching, ongoing scholarly publication, and a demonstrated commitment to productive institutional service. The university is fully committed to equal opportunity at all levels without discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, age, family status, or national origin. As a university formed on American models, AUS will give priority to candidates who have substantial experience in American models of higher education.

Application materials must include a letter of interest in the position (including a statement of teaching experience and research interests), curriculum vitae, and contact information of three referees. Please submit your application via

Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Subject to budgetary approval

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Contact Information

  • Alessandro Benati
    Department of English
    American University of Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates


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