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Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering

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Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering

Academic Year 2024-2025

Abu Dhabi University (ADU) is a private, multi-campus university dedicated to meeting the educational opportunities needs of the United Arab Emirates and neighboring countries. The University is committed to offering challenging educational programs to all admitted students and program participants seeking a superior education regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, or national origin. ADU promotes collegial, efficient, and effective management practices and is internationally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) in the USA. The university seeks and capitalizes upon opportunities to cooperate with peer institutions worldwide and applies state-of-the-art learning technologies in modern facilities.

The College of Engineering (CoE) at Abu Dhabi University is inviting applications for faculty appointments in Electrical Engineering for the Fall of the Academic Year 2024-2025. The College has rapidly expanded its programs, faculty, and student body, becoming the largest private engineering college in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, with over 2800 students. With a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs designed according to international standards, the College offers the country's largest and most varied selection of engineering programs. Our curriculum reflects the best practices of leading universities worldwide, with several programs already receiving or expecting ABET accreditation. We boast a faculty composed of experts selected from prestigious engineering schools across North America and Europe, and our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities provide an exceptional environment for student learning. The College has garnered significant distinctions and awards nationally and internationally and engages in research collaboration with esteemed international universities through two Centers of Excellence. We are committed to equipping our students with the values, knowledge, and skills necessary to excel in today's competitive market.

 Appointments at the level of Assistant Professor are available and will be decided based on qualifications and relevant experience. Applicants specializing in the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Renewable Energy Systems Analysis, Design, and Integration
  • Power Electronics, Energy Conversion, and Advanced Control Techniques for Renewable Energy
  • Smart Grid Technologies and Energy Management Systems
  • Distributed Energy Resources, Microgrids, and Energy Storage Systems

Faculty Role:

Faculty members report to the Department Chair and Dean and actively contribute to the university's growth and development. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and/or postgraduate courses, engaging in research activities, and participating in university service.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • An earned doctorate from an accredited institution in Electrical Engineering or a related field focusing on Electrical Engineering from a top 200 university in QS ranking.
  • A proven record of outstanding research achievements in quality and impact.
  • Previous experience in university teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent communication skills, a commitment to scholarship and diversity, an entrepreneurial spirit, and an understanding of the university's role in economic development.
  • Familiarity with modern teaching methodologies and visual communication techniques and the importance of equipping students with the diverse skills needed for success in a rapidly evolving technological landscape.


We offer a competitive tax-free compensation and benefits package.


Abu Dhabi University is a leading institution of higher education dedicated to academic excellence and shaping future leaders. With a strong commitment to innovation, research, and community engagement, we provide a vibrant and transformative learning environment for students.

Our university offers a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across various disciplines, including business, engineering, arts and sciences, healthcare, and more. We strive to provide our students with a well-rounded education that combines theoretical knowledge with practical skills, preparing them to excel in their chosen fields.

At Abu Dhabi University, we take pride in our world-class faculty who are renowned experts in their respective fields. They are committed to delivering high-quality education and engaging students through interactive teaching methods.

Research and innovation are integral to our institution's DNA. We actively encourage faculty and students to participate in groundbreaking research projects that address real-world challenges. Our state-of-the-art research facilities and partnerships with industry leaders enable us to drive innovation and contribute to the advancement of knowledge.

Community engagement is a core value at Abu Dhabi University. We believe in making a positive impact on society through various initiatives, such as volunteering programs, community service projects, and partnerships with local organizations.

With a strong emphasis on holistic development, we offer a wide range of extracurricular activities, sports, and clubs to foster personal growth and build a sense of community among our students.

Abu Dhabi University is committed to excellence, innovation, and preparing students to become leaders who can make a difference in the world.

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Abu Dhabi
PO BOX 59911
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

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