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 Physics for the AY2020-2021.
Successful candidates will be appointed to Instructor orAssistant Professor rank, depending on their last acquired degree.
Prior successful teaching experience at the university levelemploying high-impact educational practices to promote activelearning by students and experience in working effectively withglobally diverse student populations are expected.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities : Part-time, adjunctfaculty can teach a maximum of two (2) courses per semester. Idealcandidates will have experience with, and interest in, teachingclasses to undergraduates who find the study of Physicschallenging.
The adjunct faculty members will be required to coverPhysics Laboratories; instruction could also include teaching oneor more introductory level courses.
Candidates must be prepared toteach laboratories and classes required by the degree plans inEngineering, and in Arts and Sciences programs.
Qualifications : A minimum of a Master of Science inPhysics from an accredited university is required. Prior successfulteaching experience is expected.
Medium of instruction at AURAK isEnglish; hence, excellent oral and written communication skills inEnglish are also required.
An ability and willingness to workcollaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines would bean asset.