Instructor in Veterinary Medicine

United Arab Emirates (AE)
26 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: UAE

Organization Name:   United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) 

About University:    United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is the first and foremost comprehensive national university in the United Arab Emirates. Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU aspires to become a comprehensive, research-intensive university and currently enrolls approximately 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE. 

In its drive to achieve international research stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked #5 in the Arab World and #350 worldwide. 

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand.  UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence. 

Job Category     Academic - Faculty 

Job Type     Permanent 

Instructor in Veterinary Medicine (300778) 

Job Description     
The Veterinary Medicine Department, College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University invites applications for an instructor position that is available immediately. The instructor's primary responsibility is to teach the laboratory sections of the following veterinary courses; Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology and Parasitology. In addition, the instructor is expected to advise and mentor veterinary students and support their academic progress. Other responsibilities and assignments include supporting the departmental research and outreach/service activities in addition to university-wide activities. 

Minimum Qualification     
The applicant must have a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Veterinary Medicine relevant to the desired areas (i.e. Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Parasitology). Excellent English communication skills is required. 

Preferred Qualification   
Teaching experience at higher education institute in the relevant areas for a minimum of two years. Additional experience in Information Technology (IT), smart learning, and pedagogical development process is a plus. 
Expected Skills/Rank/Experience     

Special Instructions to Applications   
Candidates should apply through the University website (https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp)

Division     College of Food & Agriculture-(CFA) 

Department     Veterinary Medicine