UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant/Associate Professor in Early Childhood Education

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
Saturday, 29 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Monday, 28 September 2020
Ref
2396
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The College of Education (CEDU) at The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) seeks innovative faculty members to join the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the rank of associate/full professor who are able to contribute to the ongoing and developing undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in early childhood education. The successful candidates will engage in teaching, research, and program development and engage with educational stakeholders e.g. schools; government ministries, to serve the dynamic educational sector of the UAE. The department of Curriculum and Instruction has thriving and expanding Masters and PhD programs with various concentrations and a popular undergraduate program in Early Childhood Education. The successful candidate will be experienced in teaching and supervising at the undergraduate level and postgraduate level, serve on Department, College and University committees when required and play an active role in future College development. UAEU is a research intensive institution and the successful candidate will contribute to this with an established research portfolio in early childhood education.

Required skills/experience:

  • An earned doctorate in early childhood education;
  • A demonstrable research capability in the field of expertise;
  • a strong commitment to teaching excellence in teaching and student supervision at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

A generous benefits package is offered to successful applicants, which includes a competitive tax-free salary that is determined according to rank and experience, yearly round-trip air tickets for the faculty member and his/her family (spouse and up to three children), tuition support for children's schooling, a one-time settling-in allowance, free housing accommodation, free health care insurance, paid holidays and summer vacation, and an end-of-contract gratuity.

For further information, please contact the Chair of the Curriculum and Instruction Department, Dr Rachel Takriti by email at r.takriti@uaeu.ac.ae Interviews will commence as soon as possible.

Minimum Qualification PhD

Preferred Qualification PhD

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Required skills/experience:

  • An earned doctorate in early childhood education;
  • A demonstrable research capability in the field of expertise;
  • a strong commitment to teaching excellence in teaching and student supervision at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Division College of Education - (CEDU)

Department Curriculum&Method of Instruct(CEDU)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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