KHALIFA UNIVERSITY

Professor / Assistant / Associate - Civil Infrastructure and Environment Engineering

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
28 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
27 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

REFERENCE NO.    IRC45589
JOB TITLE  
 Open Rank Faculty Position
POSTING DATE    16-Feb-2020
DEPARTMENT    Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environment Engineering
ORGANIZATION NAME    College of Engineering

ABOUT UNIVERSITY    
Khalifa University is a world-class, research-intensive institution in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The University’s mission is to seamlessly integrate research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in science, engineering and medicine, and also to be a catalyst towards Abu Dhabi’s 2030 vision for a knowledge-based economy. Khalifa University has two campuses in the city of Abu Dhabi – the KU Main Campus and the Sas Al Nakhl Campus, the latter housing two of KU’s flagship research institutes: Masdar Institute and Petroleum Institute.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION    
The Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environment Engineering, an academic unit within the College of Engineering at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, UAE, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and knowledge through teaching, research and outreach in the areas of Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Urban Infrastructures, Construction Engineering and Management, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering.

Detailed information can be found at: https://www.ku.ac.ae/academics/college-of-engineering/department/department-of-civil-infrastructure-and-environmental-engineering/.

DETAILED DESCRIPTION    
The Department invites applications for faculty positions in all ranks from candidates with demonstrable experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering and/or in the field of Coastal Engineering. The candidates are expected to have a strong research potential, demonstrated by relevant publications in high-impact journals, and teaching experience in the above-mentioned areas. The candidates must possess excellent communication skills.

Successful candidates are expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, establish and maintain active research programs that lead to peer-reviewed publications in high-impact professional journals, and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession. Successful candidates are also expected to be involved in thematic research within one or more of the university research priority areas.

JOB REQUIREMENTS    
A Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate in related discipline from an accredited institution is required. Preference will be given to candidates with education from and/or previous service in pre-eminent institutions of higher education.

Applicants should submit an online application at RecruitmentTeam@ku.ac.ae. This position will have a join date of Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. All applicants should submit an online application via the portal. 

HOW TO APPLY    A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo, and the names and contact information of three references. 

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