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Job ID: 152591

Assistant Professor in Linguistics
Ajman University

Date Posted Jan. 11, 2021
Title Assistant Professor in Linguistics
University Ajman University
Ajman, United Arab Emirates
Department College of Humanities and Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 23, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
  • Linguistics
    Applied Linguistics

The College of Humanities and Sciences, Department of Foreign Languages, has an opening for the position of Assistant Professor in Linguistics, starting fall Semester 2021-2022.


Graduate with a Ph.D. from a reputable university with a good international standing
Outstanding teaching record of at least two years at the undergraduate or graduate levels
Outstanding research and publications record in top Scopus- indexed journals
Adequate experience in supervising student projects and thesis papers
Record of collaborative and interdisciplinary research would be an advantage
Excellent record in community service and scholarly activities


Develop and deliver courses to students in specified discipline areas of study
Evaluate and monitor individual student progress and provide feedback to sustain student success
Research, organize and manage instructional resources, courses outlines, and community networks
Conduct high-quality research in his/her own field and publish research outcomes in reputable journals and conferences
Provide consultative expertise as a subject matter expert to the local industry through pre-approved partnership projects by the University
Ensure a respectful and culturally sensitive learning environment in all college- focused activities
Establish and maintain effective work relationships across the organization and community
Motivate and inspire confidence in others (students and colleagues) to overcome limitations to personal growth and success
Actively seek out methods, procedures and resources to best achieve course and lesson objectives
Support and participate in accreditation initiatives
Maintain relationships with students that are conducive to learning
Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned


Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Familiarity with the "Credit Hour" academic system
Ability to supervise student work
Ability to provide academic advising for students
Ability to conduct independent research and publish in reputable journals and conferences
Ability to work effectively with diverse team members
Knowledge of academic program planning and implementation
Familiarity with Learning Management Systems (LMS)

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Contact Information

  • Dany
    Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
    Ajman University
    United Arab Emirates
  • +971 6 705 5152


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