Job Summary : The Department of Mathematicsand Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at theAmerican University of Ras al Khaimah (AURAK) seeks to hire twopart-time, adjunct faculty members to teach Chemistry.
We welcomecandidates whose teaching employs high-impact teaching practices topromote active learning by students. Prior successful teachingexperience at the university level and experience in workingeffectively with globally diverse student populations are expected.
Candidates must be prepared to teach classes required by the degreeplans in various schools, as well as general educationelectives.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities : Part-time, adjunct faculty can teach a maximum of 2 courses persemester. Ideal candidates will have experience with, and interestin, teaching classes to undergraduates who find the study ofchemistry challenging.
Instruction could include teaching one ormore introductory level courses.
Qualifications : A minimum of a Master of Science in Chemistry from an accrediteduniversity is required. Prior successful teaching experience isexpected.
Medium of instruction at AURAK is English; hence,excellent oral and written communication skills in English are alsorequired.
An ability and willingness to work collaboratively withfaculty from a variety of disciplines would be an asset.
Description of AURAK : The American University of Ras AlKhaimah (AURAK) is a public non-profit, independent, coeducationinstitution of higher education which delivers an integratedAmerican-style, undergraduate and graduate education with a strongfocus on the local indigenous culture.
All programs are accreditedby the Ministry of Education of the UAE. In addition, AURAK hasrecently achieved accreditation with the U.
S. regionalaccreditation association, the Southern Association of Colleges andSchools Commission on Colleges(SACSCOC).