QATAR UNIVERSITY

Assistant Professor in Shakespeare and the Long Eighteenth Century

Location
Doha (QA)
Posted
17 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
21 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IRC-15153 - Assistant Professor in Shakespeare and the Long Eighteenth Century

Department Name: Department of English Literature and Linguistics

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English Literature from candidates with specialization in Shakespeare and the Long Eighteenth Century. In addition to teaching introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses, the candidate will be expected to carry out excellent scholarly research, and contribute to the enhancement of the Department, College and University.

Duties & Responsibilities
  
1.    Teach courses in the area of expertise
2.    Contribute to various committees at the Program, College, and University level
3.    Contribute to the research profile of College through publications
4.    Serve as student advisor
5.    Other responsibilities as assigned by the Head of Department

Qualifications

1. Ph.D. in the relevant disciplinary area
2. Strong peer reviewed publication record
3. Teaching experience at tertiary level   
4. Familiar with educational technologies used in the higher education sector
5. Willingness to work with teams
6. Awareness of working with people from diverse backgrounds
7. Excellent written and oral communication skills

Required Documents  
 
1. Current Curriculum Vitae   
2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
3. Research Plan
4. Contact details of three referees (physical and email addresses as well their telephone contact)
5. Academic transcript of the highest qualification
6. Any additional documentation deemed relevant to the application

Benefits  

1. A three-year renewable contract
2. Salary is commensurate with experience
3. Tax-free salary
4. Furnished accommodation in accordance with QU HR policies
5. Annual round trip air tickets for faculty member and dependents in accordance with QUHR policies
6. Educational allowance for candidate's children (eligible candidates only) in accordance with QU HR policies
7. Private health care and health insurance in accordance with QU HR policies
8. Annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies
9. End-of-contract indemnity

Apply via online  : https://careers.qu.edu.qa