Assistant Professor, Geosciences
The College of Science (COS) at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites highly qualified individuals to apply for a faculty position in computational geosciences. The COS seeks candidates who can contribute to its growing undergraduate and graduate programs in Geosciences through excellence in teaching and research. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The College has undergraduate degrees in geosciences, chemistry, biology, physics, and mathematical science. The college is also home to many MSc and PhD programs. The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is the nation’s premier research university in the UAE and is accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA). The application package should include a cover letter, full curriculum vitae, a brief statement of current and future research interests, evidence of excellence in research, and the names and contact information for three letters of reference. English is the language of instructions and communication in the COS. The job package covers, in addition to the position salary, accommodation, family medical insurance, children’s education benefits up to three children, and yearly roundtrip air tickets for the faculty and his/her family, as well as end of service benefits. All applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp. For problems/questions with the online application system, please contact Prof. Hasan Arman (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Qualifications include a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in geosciences or closely related fields, demonstrated record of research accomplishments in applying computational expertise in geosciences and experience in teaching. Background in geosciences is required for teaching and research applications.
Candidates are expected to have teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. Experience in programing and modelling is required and further experience in application of artificial intelligence and machine learning is a plus.
Special Instructions to Applicant
Division College of Science - (COS)
Department Geosciences - (COS)
Job Close Date open until filled
Job Category Academic - Faculty