The American University of Ras Al Khaimah(AURAK) is an independent, public, state-owned, non-profit,coeducational institution in the United Arab Emirates that offersundergraduate and graduate degrees.
AURAK provides comprehensiveacademic programs based on the North American model and thecultural characteristics of the Gulf region.
AURAK has beenofficially licensed by the UAE’s Ministry of Education(MOE). All of the University’s academic programs areaccredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA).
Inaddition, AURAK has recently achieved accreditation with theSouthern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges(SACSCOC).
All instruction at the university is inEnglish.
The School of Business offers currentlyoffers a Bachelor Science in Business Administration withspecialist majors in Human Resource Management, Finance,Accounting, and Marketing and is seeking CAA approval foradditional majors in Hospitality and Tourism Management.
It alsooffers two graduate programs (MBA and Executive MBA). The schoolhas been granted eligibility to pursue accreditation by theAssociation to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) andachieved the first two milestones in its journey to initialaccreditation with the acceptance of its Initial Self Evaluationreport in June 2019 and First Progress Report in June2020.
We invite applications for the followingfaculty position for Fall2021 : Associate / Full Professor in Accountingand Finance
The faculty memberappointed to this position will be credentialed to teach bothAccounting and Finance in undergraduate and graduate courses.
Preference will be given to faculty who have experience in theprocess of professional affiliation. (with organizations such asthe Chartered Institute of Management Accountants).
In addition todemonstrating the potential for teaching excellence, the facultyhired to this position must have a research record or agenda thatsupports being classified as a scholarlyacademic under the AACSB accreditation standards.
AllAURAK faculty must also engage in service to the university, thediscipline, and the community.
Qualifications andrequirements :
1) An earneddoctorate in business with the appropriate specialization from anaccredited university
2) A record ofestablished research for the associate / full professorrank
3) A history of successful universityteaching experience in the specialization employing high-impacteducational practices
4) A record of universityor community service