Academic & University Jobs in the Middle East
Culturally, higher education is prized in the Middle East, and increased access is now a governmental priority in many countries. The number of universities in the region is expected to continue to grow quickly, leading to greater demand for high-quality, international teaching and research staff. Higher education institutions have a key role to play in the transformation of the economic frameworks of Middle Eastern countries, and with the global shift from West to East universities in countries such as the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia are offering great opportunities for academics wanting to pursue an international career.
Career news and advice
In the first of a new series of articles, leading academics and university administrators will share tips on how to get ahead in higher education. Here, those involved in hiring explain how to handle a Skype interview