American University of Ras AlKhaimah
The American University of Ras AlKhaimah (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 currently offersa Bachelor Science in Business Administration with specialistmajors in Human Resource Management, Finance, Accounting, andMarketing and is seeking CAA approval for additional majors inHospitality and Tourism Management and Business Analytics.
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 Fall 2021 : Associate / Full Professor inAccounting
The faculty member appointed to thisposition will be credentialed to teach accounting in bothundergraduate and graduate programs.
Preference will be given tofaculty who have experience in the process of professionalaffiliation. In addition to demonstrating the potential forteaching excellence, the faculty hired to this position must have aresearch record or agenda that supports being classified as a scholarly academic under the AACSBaccreditation standards.
All AURAK faculty must also engage inservice to the university, the discipline, and thecommunity.
Qualificationsand requirements :
1) An earneddoctorate in business with the appropriate specialization inaccounting from an accredited university
2) Arecord of established 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
Located at the mouth ofthe Gulf, Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) was once the historical capital ofthe region. RAK boasts many outdoor attractions, with plenty ofplaces for leisure, water sports, hiking and mountain climbing, andother athletic pursuits, all within a safe and family-orientedenvironment.
Away from frenzied traffic and rush of the largercities, but still well-developed, RAK is a quiet but vibrantEmirate. It is an ideal location, for both those who want to relaxand those who are more active away from work.
How to apply :
Applications must include the following :
a) Cover letter describing qualifications for and interestin the position
b) Updated CV, including thenames and contact information for at least three professionalreferences (references will not be contacted without firstnotifying the applicant)
c) Summaries of recentteaching evaluations
d) Two or three of thecandidate’s recent research papers that have been eitherpublished in a peer-reviewed journal or presented at apeer-reviewed conference
e) Copies of master anddoctoral degrees or diplomas along with transcripts
Applications must be submittedonline.