Associate Professor, Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environment Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
12 Nov 2021
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

(Associate Professor)  -(Academic Sector)


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 and Planning, Construction Engineering and Management, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering.

Detailed information can be found at: 

The Department invites applications for Faculty positions in all professorial ranks from candidates with demonstrable experience in the following fields: 

  • Hydrology
  • Environmental Technologies

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
  • 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
  • provide service to the department, the university, and the profession
  • be involved in thematic research within one or more of the university research priority areas


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.  

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team (

Primary Location: KUK – Khalifa University
Job: Faculty
Schedule: Regular
Shift: Standard
Job Type: Full-time