Assistant/Associate Professor in Fruits and Vegetable Production

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Monday, 23 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

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.

Minimum Qualification

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.

Preferred Qualification

PhD in vegetable or fruit production or related discipline.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Assistant /Associate professor Educational background: Ph.D. in Horticulture with specialization in Fruit and vegetable crop production or allied areas with a minimum of five years’ experience in teaching and research in the area

Research experience:

The candidate should have evidence of productive research documented by publication in peer reviewed journals.

Documentation of extramural research funding:

The candidate should also show evidence of the capability in writing research proposals of high quality by his / her past research fund accomplishments from international agencies and publication generated from such research projects.

Division College of Food & Agriculture-(CFA)

Department Arid land Agriculture - (CFA)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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