Zayed University, a premier university in the United Arab Emirates, is an innovative institution based on an international model of higher education.
With its campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, the University prepares graduates to become leaders in government, business, civil society, and family life.
The University expects its graduates to be competent in English and Arabic, proficient in the use of computing technology, and strong in quantitative and research skills
English is the primary language of administration
Zayed University is fully accredited in the UAE and by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education in the US. The United Arab Emirates is a progressive country known for its high standard of living, its tolerance of other cultures and societies, its safety and family-friendly environment
BA Emirati Studies; MA Diplomacy and International Affairs and MA Judicial Studies. The Department of Islamic World Studies, in particular, serves the needs of ZU students in the university’s general education program and later in the majors through the teaching of Islamic Civilization and Emirates Studies courses.
In addition, the Department offers some advanced Islamic Studies courses
CHSS seeks qualified candidates to teach courses within the field of Islamic civilization and Emirates studies in the university’s general education program as well as more advanced Islamic Studies courses for majors’ students which focus on such topics as Islamic law and Culture and Contemporary Muslim Societies.
Candidates. candidates who are capable to teach in English are more desirable.
and actively engage in research activities leading to the publication of peer-reviewed articles and / or books in their area of specialization.
Faculty liaise extensively with external constituents to further the mission of the University within the community
Successful candidates will fully meet the expectations for the position, which include :
The University’s benefits package is highly attractive, competitive salaries in the United Arab Emirates, housing, a furniture allowance, annual vacation airline tickets for the employee and immediate family, educational subsidies for children and subsidized healthcare provided to the employee and sponsored family members
In addition to completing the online application form, attach a cover letter, a current CV, the names and contact details of three professional references, a statement of teaching philosophy and a statement of scholarly and creative interests
The review of applications will continue until the position is filled