The Department of Geography and Urban Planning at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites applications for position of an assistant/associate/full professor of physical geography. Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Physical/Environmental geography. The department is especially interested in applications from candidates with advanced knowledge in climatology who are also capable of teaching other environmental geography and related courses. Significant and successful teaching experience at the undergraduate level as well as the ability to manage the department climate station is required. The applicants should have a high level of proficiency in English, (English is the medium of instruction at the UAEU); ability to use modern teaching technologies are desirable. The holder of the position will be expected to contribute to administrative and community services in the department. A detailed CV along with teaching philosophy and research interest statement is required. Documented evidence of research, publications and teaching is expected.
Minimum Qualification Applicants must have an earned doctorate in the applicable field from a top-ranking university in North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus. Applicants with solid research portfolios who published their articles in prominent western journals will be given priority.
Preferred Qualification Earned doctorate in Physical/Environmental geography