UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Associate Professor - The Department of Arid Land Agriculture

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
19 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Associate Professor 

Grade Number   22

Position Number   300455

Posting Number   1847

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Department of Arid land Agriculture seeks to fill position in livestock Production and management at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor with research and teaching responsibilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The successful candidate is expected to develop a competitive and internationally visible research program in animal science with emphases on livestock production, with distinct scholarly outcomes including publications and presentations. He/she should be able to maintain a consistently funded research program through internal and external/collaborative support. The candidate must develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in animal science, supervise M.S. and Ph.D. students, advise departmental student organizations, and participate in appropriate professional and University service. Professional development activities are strongly encouraged. 

Minimum Qualification 

Applicants must have a PhD in animal science, or a closely related area. Postdoctoral experience is desirable. Experience in livestock production and management preferred. A proven track record of research, extramural research funding, impactful publications, graduate mentoring and undergraduate teaching is essential. Candidates with a substantial background in small and large ruminant production are desired. 

Preferred Qualification  

Experience in livestock production and management preferred. A proven track record of research, extramural research funding, impactful publications, graduate mentoring and undergraduate teaching is essential. Candidates with a substantial background in small and large ruminant production are desired. 

SALARY AND BENEFITS

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. UAEU offers excellent benefits in the form of tax-free salary, housing, health benefits, education allowance for children, paid summer break, and return ticket for the family once a year to country of permanent residence.

APPLICATION

Please submit as a single PDF file the following:

  • A Detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of intent with background and qualifications and work philosophy
  • A statement of research accomplishments and interests
  • A statement describing teaching experiences - Names and contact information (email) of 3-4 references (letters will be requested after first screening of applications) All application materials must be submitted online at http://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae
     

Special Instructions to Applicant 

All enquiries may be sent to cfa-recruitment@uaeu.ac.ae

Job Close Date   open until filled