Job Posting - Zayed University

Position Title

Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor in Business Communication-College of Business

Institution

Zayed University

Starting Date

Jan 2018

Salary Range

16k to 40k

Job Description

The Opportunity

Zayed University’s College of Business is seeking to appoint a business communications faculty member with a start date of January 2018. The position will be based on our Dubai campus. Applications for the following ranks will be considered: Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor. Desired areas of expertise include Business Communication, Organizational Communication, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and TESOL/TEFL. The successful applicant will be expected to teach sections of two core courses in Business Communication in collaboration with other discipline members. They will also be required to actively engage in various college and university committees. Recruits at the Assistant or Associate rank would also be expected to conduct high quality academic research with output published in highly regarded academic journals. There will be opportunities to work with the existing business communication faculty whose research interests lie predominantly in intercultural communication, in Business English as a lingua franca, in language and Emiratization and in the communication of leadership.

Academic Qualifications

Applicants for the rank of Instructor should have a Master degree with a specialization in Business Communication or a cognate discipline from a QS ranked university and a proven track record of excellence in teaching. Applicants for the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor should have a PhD with a specialization in Business Communication or a cognate discipline from a QS ranked university and a proven track record of excellence in teaching. In addition, publications in Scopus listed or ABDC ranked journals are desired.

Experience Requirements

Teaching experience in business communication, positive teaching evaluations, evidence of course development and experience in college and university committees is also desirable.

Application Deadline

20th Oct 2017

Application Process

To apply, candidates must visit the employment link on our homepage www.zu.ac.ae and complete the online application. Candidates must upload a cover letter, CV, recent teaching evaluations (if available) and the names and contact details of three professional referees. The cover letter should not exceed two pages and must state the number of Scopus listed or ABDC ranked publications, provide a statement of teaching philosophy, an indication of research interests, and a statement verifying that the candidate has a Masters and/or PhD with a specialization in business communication or a cognate discipline from a QS ranked university.

Contact Information

www.zu.ac.ae