UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant/Associate Professor, Computer and Network Engineering

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
19 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Sep 2019
Ref
2138
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The College of Information Technology (CIT) at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites highly qualified individuals to apply for a faculty position in Computer and Network Engineering. The CIT seeks candidates who can contribute to its growing undergraduate and graduate programs in information technology and computing through excellence in teaching and research. Candidates with multidisciplinary and applied research are strongly encouraged to apply. 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 successful candidate should preferably have research interests in the general area of Internet of Things with emphasis on embedded systems (sensors, platforms, operating systems, etc.), protocols, wireless communication, hardware and software co-design, and cyber-physical systems. Experience with simulation, modeling, prototyping and evaluation of embedded systems in addition to embedded system applications development is highly desirable. Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in computer/electrical engineering, computer science, computer systems engineering or a closely related field, demonstrated record of research accomplishments in applied/informatics-related information technology research, experience writing and securing grants, and effective and innovative teaching. Practical or industrial experience related to any of the areas above is a plus. Faculty rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The College has undergraduate degrees in information technology, computer science, information Security and computer engineering. The college is also home to three master programs and one doctorate program in information technology. The BS in Information Technology program is ABET accredited. The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is the nation’s premier research university in the UAE and is accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA). For more information about the UAEU and the College of Information Technology, go to http://www.uaeu.ac.ae/en/

The application package should include a cover letter, full curriculum vitae, a brief statement of current and future research interests, evidence of excellence in research, grantsmanship and teaching, and the names and contact information for three letters of reference. English is the language of instructions and communication in the CIT. All applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp (under CIT). For problems/questions with the online application system, please contact Ms. Muna AlMazrouei m.almazrouei@uaeu.ac.ae.

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

The successful candidate should preferably have research interests in the general area of Internet of Things with emphasis on embedded systems (sensors, platforms, operating systems, etc.), protocols, wireless communication, hardware and software co-design, and cyber-physical systems. Experience with simulation, modeling, prototyping and evaluation of embedded systems in addition to embedded system applications development is highly desirable.

Division College of Information Tech. -(CIT)

Department Computer &Network Engineering-(CIT)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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