The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor with a strong background and experience in the areas of data analysis and applied sociology is an asset. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in top ranking refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Sociology. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.
Associate Professor of Sociology
Native or near-native English language, evidence for promotion from Assistant to Associate Professor, reasonable years of teaching experience, computer skills, excellent communication skills, ability to work in team environment and individually, and a good publication record is an advantage.