UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant or Associate Professor (Horticulture)

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
30 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant or Associate Professor (Horticulture)
Position Number    308580
Posting Number    1656
Grade Number    23

Job Description    

The UAEU invites applications for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor with specialization in horticulture science. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching and student advising at undergraduate level. The candidate should also possess a demonstrated capability to develop research projects and sustain an internally and /or externally funded research grants in horticultural science. He/she should be capable to publish in Internationally reputed refereed journals as demonstrated by published work.

The candidate applying for this position should have a sound knowledge in horticulture especially in culture and management of woody plants, urban tree care practices and selection of suitable tree species for urban planting.

The candidate should be able to demonstrate different tree care practices on site to the best understanding of the students. A sound knowledge of date palm cultivation is also desirable qualification. An in-depth knowledge of nursery management practices of tree crops and woody perennials is an added advantage in the selection process.

Job Close Date    open until filled