UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant/Associate Professor in Structural Engineering

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
22 Sep 2021
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2021
Ref
3050
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the United Arab Emirates University invites qualified outstanding candidates to apply for a full-time faculty position at the rank of assistant/associate professor in the area of Structural Engineering. The department is interested in hiring a highly motivated individual who can provide research contributions in two or more of the following areas: Innovative Structural Systems, Computational Structural Engineering, Steel and Composite Structures, and Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design Theories. The successful candidate is also expected to teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in the area of Structural Engineering. The candidate must have demonstrated potential for effective teaching, independent research, and scholarly activities. English is the language of instruction and communication in the College of Engineering.

Duties include:

  • Teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses and supervise capstone graduation projects in the area of Structural Engineering.
  • Attract externally funded research projects and conduct original research that leads to publications in top-ranked international journals.
  • Contribute to advising and mentoring of undergraduate and postgraduate students including supervision of M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.
  • Provide services to the community, society, and the university.
  • Play an active role in promoting the growth of the College of Engineering at the United Arab Emirates University.

Minimum Qualification

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. Degree in Civil Engineering.

Preferred Qualification

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with an emphasis on Structural Engineering from a reputable international University. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering is also required.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Assistant/Associate Professor in Structural Engineering

  • Demonstrated record of publications in leading international journals in the area of Structural Engineering.
  • Ability to develop independent research, secure research funds, and establish a strong network with industrial partners.
  • Ability to teach a variety of undergraduate- and graduate-level courses and develop new courses or course components in the area of Structural Engineering.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Visit (https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp) and submit: Cover letter; CV; Research and Teaching statements; Contact info of three references

Division College of Engineering - (COE)
Department Civil & Environmental Enginr.-(COE)
Job Close Date 31-12-2021
Job Category Academic - Faculty

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