Adjunct Faculty, Department of Information Systems

Abu Dhabi/Dubai, United Arab Emirates
20 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
29 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

The College

The College of Technological Innovation (CTI) seeks to produce graduates recognized by business, government, and educational institutions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Gulf Region, and the rest of the world. It also seeks to develop a strong applied research capacity in emerging technologies directed towards meeting the ICT needs of the UAE and Gulf region. The CTI academic programs are practical, competency-based, and designed to prepare students for successful careers as Information Technology professionals.  

At the undergraduate level, CTI offers two Bachelor degrees: Information Systems and Technology Management (Department of Information systems) and Technology Management (Department of Computing and Applied Technology). 

Currently, CTI has 52 full-time faculty and 1850 students (male and female) seeking majors in the College on its Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses  

The Information systems department seeks qualified candidates to fill in multiple part-time positions beginning August 2020 and January 2021. This position is part-time Adjunct in the following areas: Management Information Systems; IT Audit & Control; IT Project Management; Systems Analysis & Design; Knowledge Management; IT Strategy and Governance; Databases; Data Warehouse; Data Analytics; AI, Business Intelligence and Data Science.   

The Requirements

Applicants should have at least an MSc degree (a Ph.D. degree is preferred) at the time of appointment from an internationally accredited university in Information Technology, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or a closely–related discipline with a specialization in one of the above mentioned areas. This job is for candidates who already have a sponsor visa in the United Arab Emirates.   

The Benefits

The University’s benefits package is highly attractive, with competitive salaries free of tax in the U.A.E.  

To Apply

Please visit and click on Employment tab to be directed to the recruitment website. In addition to completing the online application form, please attach the following:

  1. Cover letter that should state the discipline area and the date you are applying for (January 2021 or August 2020)
  2. A current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Training certificates
  4. The names and contact details of three professional references.   

Review Process 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled. While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

About Zayed University Z

ayed University, a premier university in the United Arab Emirates, is an innovative institution based on an international model of higher education. The University has experienced rapid growth, and currently has over 1000 faculty and staff serving approximately 10000 undergraduate and 1000 graduate students on its campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Zayed University prepares graduates to become leaders in government, business, civil society, arts and culture, and family life, and to contribute to building a knowledge-based economy and society. Through a curriculum grounded in learning outcomes, the University expects its graduates to be proficient in both English and Arabic, and to possess the skills in communication, technology, information literacy, research, critical thinking, and global awareness that will make them leaders in the interconnected 21st-century world.  English is the primary language of instruction.  

Zayed University is fully accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) in the UAE and by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) in the USA. The United Arab Emirates is a progressive country known for its high standard of living and its safe, family-friendly, multi-national environment.

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