Instructor in Accounting

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
10 May 2022
End of advertisement period
09 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

As part of its strategy, the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) seeks to appoint a highly motivated academic for a full-time position as Instructor Accounting in the Department of Accounting and Finance starting August 2022. The candidate is expected to engage actively in promoting the growth of the accounting program and the College of Business & Economics (CBE) at UAE University.

The Accounting and Finance Department is reputable for excellence in accounting and finance education and research in the UAE and within the GCC and the MENA region. It aspires to be one of the leading global centers for accounting and finance thought. The Department is part of the oldest and largest University in the UAE and the only AACSB-Accounting Accredited department in GCC and MENA region. Our undergraduate and postgraduate programs provide the practical and theoretical knowledge necessary for navigating and providing leadership for the complex global world of business; and helps them develop the skills needed for participation in society. Our faculty experts research a broad range of topics that provide insights into new ways of thinking and learning for accounting and finance.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

The appointed candidate will be expected to:

  • Develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in accounting;
  • Engage in innovative approaches to learning and teaching;
  • Participate in the supervision of undergraduate research projects;
  • Participate in committee at the departmental, college and/or university levels as assigned;
  • Actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University; and
  • Perform administrative duties as assigned by the Department Chair.

The application package should include a cover letter indicating how you meet the selection criteria, a detailed resume, teaching philosophy, courses taught, professional designations/expertise in accounting, and a brief description of current/future research activities.

English is the language of instructions and communication in the CBE.

All enquiries about this job may be directed to Dr. Mayada Youssef (mayada_youssef@uaue.ac.ae ), Chair of the Accounting and Finance Department.

Minimum Qualification

  • A Master’s degree in accounting from an internationally recognized university.
  • Strong commitment to excellence in teaching, curriculum development, and outcome assessment.
  • Experience in teaching accounting at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • Mastering computer skills especially specialized accounting software and data analytics tools.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Very good interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualification

  • A Master’s degree in Accounting (with emphasis on accounting information systems or data analytics).
  • Professional certification (such as a Certified Management Accountant, Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, and Certified Information Systems Auditor) and experience in practice setting will be highly valued.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please submit your application online at https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp

Division College of Bsns & Economics-(CBE)
Department Accounting and Finance-(CBE)
Job Close Date open until filled
Job Category Academic - Faculty