UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Assistant, Accreditation

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
04 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2019
Ref
2040
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The College of Education at the UAE University is seeking a candidate for a position of Research Assistant to work closely with faculty to oversee and manage all accreditation activities and operations related to college academic programs. The College is currently preparing for CAEP accreditation and therefore it seeks to appoint a research assistant to contribute to the accreditation process by developing and analyzing survey instruments designed to address accreditation and program review standards, and collaborating with schools and other educational agencies on the collection and maintenance of data related to accreditation. As such experience in preparing self-study and institutional reports, data handling and analysis, and ability to coordinate individual work performed by the accreditation team members is necessary.

Minimum Qualification

Essential and mandatory:

  • Documented experience in accreditation and/or academic program review
  • Suitable formal academic qualifications at the level of Masters and above.

Preferred Qualification

Essential and mandatory:

  • Documented experience in accreditation and/or academic program review
  • Suitable formal academic qualifications at the level of Masters and above.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Candidates who display the following essential skills and knowledge would be preferred:

  1. Broad and in-depth knowledge of accreditation processes;
  2. A relevant NCATE or CAEP accreditation experience;
  3. A proven ability to fully and effectively communicate in English orally and in written format;
  4. A proven ability to establish and maintain a professional approach in line with the university regulations; and
  5. Ability to observe effectively and sensitively the cultural and the local norms in UAE.

Division College of Education - (CEDU)

Department Dean's Office - (CEDU)

Job Close Date 30-11-2019

Job Category Staff

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