Assistant/Associate Professor, Tourism

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Monday, 13 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position in Tourism. Qualified candidates at Assistant of Associate level will be considered. They 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; proficiency in Arabic is an advantage.

Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualification

Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Tourism from a top-ranking university in North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Professional experience is a plus. Applicants with solid research portfolios who published their articles in prominent western journals will be given priority.

Preferred Qualification

Specialization in Cultural Tourism

Division College of Humanities &S. Sc.(CHSS)

Department Tourism and Heritage- (CHSS)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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