Job Description and Requirements
The Responsibilities The College seeks candidates at the Assistant Professor level who will be able to teach Arabic media courses.
New faculty members will teach and conduct research or creative activities within the scope of Journalism / Mass Communication / Media (with an emphasis on Arabic media).
The position also requires the successful applicant to handle student advising, course development, serve on College-wide committees, conduct scholarly activities, including research and / or creative endeavors.
The Requirements All candidates for this position are expected to have a record of previous teaching experience that meets international standards, as well as professional experience and / or scholarly / creative activities in the area of emphasis.
Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate the ability to teach, conduct research and / or engage in creative activity and participate in interdisciplinary College efforts in addition to their specific areas of specialization.
Applicants for the rank of Assistant Professor must have a terminal degree (PhD preferred) with a specialization in mass communication, and media studies from a QS ranked university with expertise in Arabic media.
The following doctorates are particularly desirable Doctorate in Communication and Doctorate in Media Studies. Professional media experience is desirable, as well as a proven track record of excellence in teaching.
In addition, an established track-record of publications in Scopus listed or ranked journals is desired. Fluency in English is required.
Candidates are expected to be effective teachers / scholars and be involved in outreach efforts to the community.