The American University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates invites applications for a one-year, fixed-term position in psychology starting August 2017. We seek candidates who are able to teach courses in multiple psychological fields, as well as course related to their expertise, in addition to research methods.
Candidates must have a PhD or PsyD in psychology, a strong commitment to the teaching of psychology and an interest in contributing actively to the interdisciplinary atmosphere of the Department of International Studies. The course load is 3 or 4 courses per semester, depending on research expectations. Benefits include on-campus housing for faculty and dependents.
As a university formed on the American model and with English as the language of instruction, the American University of Sharjah gives priority to candidates who have experience in American models of higher education. AUS is accredited in the United States of America by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Application materials must include: a letter of interest in the position, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and contact information for three referents. Please send applications to: Dr. Mahmoud Anabtawi, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, American University of Sharjah, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please enter "Application for psychology visiting faculty position" in the subject line.
Applications must be received by 15 March 2017 to receive full consideration.