Assistant/Associate/ Professor level in the area of Road Transportation/Traffic/Safety/Planning

Doha (QA)
08 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Assistant/Associate/ Professor level in the area of Road

Location - Doha,QA 

Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center 

Qatar University Profile:

Qatar University is the premier national institution of higher education with a mission to produce well-rounded graduates with academic knowledge of quality and excellence coupled with  a keen spirit of volunteerism and civic responsibility.  This is underpinned by committed leadership and an experienced and motivated faculty and staff body.

College Profile:

Established in 1980, the College of Engineering offers degree programs in the fields of Architectural, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial and Systems, Computer Science and Computer Engineering with the primary goal of preparing Qatari engineers with outstanding scientific and technical competencies to enable them to participate and contribute in the various aspects of the country.

Positions Summary:

Newly established center and needs to recruit high caliber faculty in the area of interest and support the mission of the center, the college and the university. 

The Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center in Qatar University invites applications for two positions in the area of Road

Duties & Responsibilities

Successful candidates for the position have the ability to effectively able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, collaborate across disciplines, and develop strong externally funded research programs. Have the experience to develop and conduct professional training workshops related to road transportation.

Qualifications for the faculty position include a completed Ph.D. in relevant engineering discipline and an established research field. Successful candidates for the positions have the ability to effectively teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of Road safety, transportation, and traffic. Candidates should also have a solid research potential to lead funded research in related areas. Research potential in the related area. 
Required Documents   

1. Current Curriculum Vitae. 

2. Cover letter. 

3. Teaching, research, and service philosophy.

4. Three referees’ contact information (physical and email addresses as well their telephones contact).

5. Copy of highest earned credential (transcript of highest degree if graduated from an institution where course work was completed. However, if no course work was completed, an copy of certificate letter from the registrar of your highest credential granting institution regarding your highest academic degree). 

6. Any additional documentation that you feel is relevant to your application.


The employment package is commensurate with experience and rank and highly competitive. It includes a 12-month tax free salary, housing, private health insurance, relocating expenses, financial support for school expenses of the faculty’s children, and annual  round-trip flight tickets as in line with the current Qatar University HR policies. For more information please visit Qatar University HR website at ( Qatar University is committed to employment equity and values diversity.  We welcome applications from qualified women and men. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Applicants should upload curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement that includes a description of teaching philosophy and experience and other matters that highlight the requirements related to the position mentioned above. Only Electronic Applications are considered through Qatar University webpage ( 

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