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Assistant/Associate Professor of Arabic
American University in Dubai

Date Posted Oct. 9, 2023
Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Arabic
University American University in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Department School of Arts and Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date 8 January 2024/1 September 2024
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

The School of Arts and Sciences at the American University in Dubai invites qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Arabic to begin teaching in Spring 2024/Fall 2024.

The successful candidate should have:

  • D. in Arabic Literature and/or Linguistics from a Western accredited university
  • Previous experience of teaching Arabic in a Western higher education system, with high ratings of teaching effectiveness
  • Evidence of scholarly activity or strong potential for scholarly contributions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An ability to work collegially within a team of faculty members from diverse disciplines.

Candidates will have evidence of successful teaching experience and must demonstrate teaching effectiveness and excellence at the undergraduate level. Additionally, candidates are expected to have an active research agenda, a record of professional development, and a willingness to assist in student advising, curriculum development, and other service to the department, school, and community.

The compensation package for this position is competitive and is based on the expatriate model. Besides tax-exempt basic salary, it includes housing, annual two-way airfare, health/life insurance, professional memberships, conference attendance expenses, assistance with children's tuition, and other components.

The American University in Dubai is a private, non-sectarian institution of higher learning founded in 1995. It serves UAE nationals and international students who seek world-class career-oriented education. AUD, as an international institution of higher education, encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities for an international education.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications through AUD's Recruitment Portal, where they can create their profiles and provide the necessary documents.

  • Cover letter
  • Updated CV
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Contact information of three (3) academic/professional references.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Office of Human Resources
    School of Arts and Sciences
    American University in Dubai
    American University in Dubai
    Media City
    United Arab Emirates
  • 043999000


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