THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF QATAR

Assistant Professor in Communication

Location
Qatar (QA)
Posted
04 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2020
Ref
SSc01
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Department profile:

The Department of Social Sciences offers a wide range of courses designed to nurture a sense of obligation to engage in ethical, responsible, and legal behaviors. During the course of their College training, students develop a capacity for independent thought, critical analysis, and social awareness​​.

Job description:

The role of the Assistant Professor in Communication instructor encompasses teaching undergraduate courses, as well as academic advising, professional development, and institutional/community service.

In particular, the applicant is expected to:

•     Demonstrate skill and knowledge in teaching discipline;

•     Develop syllabi for relevant courses;

•     Review, evaluate, and recommend student textbooks and learning materials;

•     Develop, and use a variety of teaching materials that assist students in meeting course objectives;

•     Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods;

 

•     Evaluate students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives;

•     Keep accurate student records and submit related reports and forms within requested timelines;

•     Uses technology effectively for educational and administrative purposes;

•     Teach courses at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs;

•     Hold regular office hours;

•     Participate in department and college-wide professional development activities and committees.

Minimum qualifications:

The applicant must have an MA and PhD degree in Communication from an internationally recognized university.

Experience:

3 years of college/university level teaching. Work experience in GCC is preferred but not mandatory.

Required skills:

The applicant is expected to be able to teach in both Arabic and English languages. S/he is expected to maintain professional, ethical, and responsible interactions with students, faculty, and staff.

Benefits:

  • Education allowance: up to 3 children (from grade 1 until 18 years old);
  • Airplane ticket allowance: for faculty and family members (spouse and 3 children up to 18 years of age) upon first arrival (for overseas staff), at final departure (overseas and local destination), and during summer leave;
  • Shipment allowance:  upon first arrival (for overseas staff) and at final departure (overseas and local destination);
  • Annual basic salary increment: applicable depending on the Annual Performance Evaluation;
  • Medical insurance: renewed yearly upon higher management's approval.

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