The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Full Professor with a strong background and experience in the area of sociology of culture and cultural studies. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a clear research agenda and convincing research program to implement internally and/or externally funded research projects in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in top-ranked refereed journal and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume (including the list of publications), 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 the applicable field. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.
Full Professor of Sociology
Native or near-native English language, evidence for promotion from Assistant to Associate to Full 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.