Associate Professor in Operations Management

Dubai/Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
16 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
16 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Full Time


Zayed University invites job applications for the rank of Associate Professor in Operations Management in the College of Business on the Abu Dhabi or Dubai campus for Fall 2020 (from August 2020) and Spring 2021 (from January 2021). Rank is open depending on qualifications.

Requirements include a Ph.D. in Operations Management or Industrial Engineering from an accredited institution. Candidates must demonstrate excellent teaching capabilities. Applicants for the position of Associate Professor must have an established record of publications in high quality journals. Evidence of course development and excellence in teaching across operations management/supply chain/logistics courses is essential, as too is experience in college and university committees.

University and College

Zayed University is a leading public institution in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with twin campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The University has experienced rapid growth and serves approximately 10,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students. English is the primary language of instruction. The UAE is a progressive country known for its high standard of living and its family-friendly, multi-national environment.

The College of Business is the largest College at Zayed University and has almost 2,500 undergraduate and 150 graduate students. The College is accredited by AACSB.


The University’s compensation and benefits package is highly attractive, with competitive salaries free of tax in the UAE, housing, furniture allowance, annual vacation airline tickets and healthcare benefits for the employee and immediate family members, and educational subsidies for eligible children.

To Apply

Please click on “Apply Now” (on the Zayed University website) to complete the application. The education and employment sections should be completed very carefully (e.g. specific dates of employment). Please upload a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching statement, student evaluations, and contact information for three to four academic referees.

Please also send your CV and cover letter to Edna Omondi ( and the Chair of the Management Department Professor Nicolina Kamenou ( at the College of Business, advising if you have already applied online.

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