The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a full-time Speech-Language Pathology faculty position in the Department of Cognitive Sciences, College of Humanities and Social Sciences. The successful applicant will teach undergraduate courses in the newly introduced Speech-Language Pathology BSc program. Other responsibilities will include research, assessment, university and professional service, and other assigned duties.
- PhD in Speech-Language Pathology or a related area
- SLP certification
- research record in one or more of the following areas: fluency disorders, voice disorders, phonological disorders, articulation disorders
Compensation includes competitive tax-free salary, free housing in off-campus villa or apartment, a comprehensive health plan, education allowance for children, annual return travel to home destination, and an end-of-service gratuity.
About the University
UAEU is the largest and most comprehensive federal university in the UAE. It has approximately 14,000 students, 800 faculty members and offers well over 70 programs at all levels through nine colleges, of which the College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest. The Department of Cognitive Sciences hosts numerous research projects with state-of-the-art EEG Lab, eye-tracking Lab, and Phonetics Lab.
The University recently moved to a newly-built campus, equipped with state of the art educational technology in all classrooms and laboratories. The University is developing rapidly into a research-intensive, globally recognized institution, and has high expectations for the research capacity of its faculty members.
The city of Al-Ain, where the university is located, is often described as a garden city of palm trees, grassy parks and low rise buildings set in the mountainous inland region of the UAE. Al Ain is a very safe and clean city with a cosmopolitan population. The larger cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai are an easy 1.5 hour drive on modern highways.
How to apply
UAEU operates an e-recruitment system for job vacancies. To be considered by the search committee, applicants should submit an electronic application at the link below.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Contact person: Dimitrios Ntelitheos