Associate or Assistant Professor – Mechanical and Design Engineering

Bahrain (BH)
15 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Associate or Assistant Professor – Mechanical and Design Engineering

Location:     Manama - Bahrain
Salary:    Competitive salary 
Hours:    Full Time
Contract Type:    Two years renewable upon satisfactory performance 

Applied Science University (ASU) in the Kingdom of Bahrain in partnership with London South Bank University in the United Kingdom, announces a vacancy as a senior lecturer (Associate Professor) in Mechanical and Design Engineering, Applicants must be holding a Ph.D. degree from a recognized University, in order to teach Bachelor’s programs in English.

Tasks & Duties

  • Develop plans for the subjects that will be taught and select appropriate books.
  • Teach his/her courses, organise exams, enter and review student grades.
  • Improve teaching and exam methods and promote new ways of teaching.
  • Supervise thesis, student research, scientific reports and social activities.
  • Provide academic guidance to students and serve as an academic advisor for them.
  • Conduct and publish innovative research and studies.
  • Help in developing knowledge and participate in research activities.
  • Participate in councils and committees; local, regional and international conferences; and any activities that promote and improve the university.
  • Adhere to his/her research and academic duties, and work on implementing bylaws and regulations of the university.
  • Devote time to performing his/her scientific duties in the university, strive to promote the university mission and maintain a decent status in the fields of research, teaching and management.
  • Engage with the community as per the university rules and regulations.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by their direct manager, providing that they do not conflict with nature of his/her work.
  • Cooperate fully with the Head of the Department and the Dean in providing advice and proposals in all matters that will serve the best interests of the university, the students and the community.
  • Provide students with academic advising during the registration period, constantly monitor their study plans and adhere to office hours.
  • Maintains an up to date and accurate course portfolio. 
  • Participate in staff development / programmes and workshops. 

Qualifications & Experience 

  • A PhD or an equivalent degree is the minimum requirement for holding an associate or assistant professor position.
  • A graduate of a UK or USA accredited universities. 
  • The applicants of associate Professor, should have at least 5 publications
  • Preferably with 6 years academic experience
  • Fluency in English of English (preferably written and spoken). 

Applicants should send a full resume, supporting documentation and a covering letter outlining their suitability for the post to Human Resources Department by email to