The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. 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 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 the applicable field. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus. Applicants must have an earned doctorate in philosophy. Candidates for the Associate Professor position should have held that rank for at least the last two years.
The Department of Cognitive Sciences currently runs a Minor in Cognitive Science, a Minor in Citizenship and is in the final stages of developing a Major in Cognitive Science. The successful candidate would be expected to teach in some combination of these programs as well as philosophy courses in the General Education Program. The language of instruction is English, in which native or near-native competence is required.