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Writer & Editor
Posted 13 days ago

Ensuring that university news is always updated in the media and the management message is clearly incorporated in releases.  

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Chief Strategy and Excellence Officer
Posted 29 days ago

Position: Chief Strategy and Excellence Officer

 

General Information About AURAK

 

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is licensed and its programs accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. AURAK is ranked 11th in the United Arab Emirates and 61-70 in the region by QS. The university was established as a publicly funded, non-profit, independent, coeducational institution of higher education which delivers an integrated American-style, undergraduate and graduate education with a strong focus on the local indigenous culture. AURAK’s mission to ensure that its comprehensive academic programs are student centered and are based on the North American model and the cultural characteristics of the Gulf region. The university is a centralized campus headed by a President, Senior Vice President/Provost, one other Vice President, associate provosts, deans, chief officers and directors/managers. The university has three key divisions, three academic schools offering credentials, thirteen academic departments, and thirty non-academic units. 

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Institutional Assessment Specialist
Posted 31 days ago

Job Purpose (what is the overall scope or purpose of this job)

The Institutional Assessment Specialist provides coordination and technical support in program and administrative outcomes assessment processes during implementation of AURAK’s annual operational plans. The post-holder monitors the annual plan implementation processes and continuous improvement actions by working closely with Institutional Effectiveness Coordinators and unit and program leaders and managers.

 

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Registrar’s Assistant
Posted 42 days ago

Job Purpose

 

To efficiently and effectively communicate and implement approved policies, procedures, and practices as appropriate for the Department of the Registrar.

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Bookstore Assistant
Posted 42 days ago

Job Purpose

 

To efficiently and effectively maintain an organized bookstore to serve the university community.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering
Posted 43 days ago

Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering

American University of Ras Al Khaimah

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of Computer Science and Engineering is currently seeking a faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level beginning fall 2019. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Computer Engineering and have demonstrated the ability or potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service. The successful candidate is expected to teach the following courses: data and computer communication, network security, wireless networking, computer networking protocols, and operating systems. Knowledge of cloud computing, big data, and parallel computing is a plus.

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ADJUNCT FACULTY OPENINGS
Posted 63 days ago

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF RAS AL KHAIMAH

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

ADJUNCT FACULTY OPENINGS

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is an independent, public, state-owned, non-profit, coeducational institution in the United Arab Emirates that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. 

AURAK provides comprehensive academic programs based on the North American model and the cultural characteristics of the Gulf region. AURAK has been officially licensed by the UAE’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR).  All of the University’s 22 academic programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA). In addition, AURAK has recently achieved accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). All instruction at the university is in English.

The School of Business offers five undergraduate programs (BS in Business Administration, Human Resource Management, Finance, Accounting, and Marketing), and two graduate programs (MBA and Executive MBA). 

The school has been granted eligibility to pursue accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and has begun its journey to initial accreditation.

We invite applications to join the pool of adjunct faculty from Fall 2019.  

We are particularly interested in adjunct faculty qualified to teach courses in following areas:
Business Law
Management Information Systems
Entrepreneurship

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Assistant Professor-Digital Architecture
Posted 71 days ago

The Department of Architecture at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is seeking to fill a faculty position for Fall 2019 at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Architecture in the area of Digital Architecture. Experience in teaching digital architecture, architecture design presentation, building structural design, and familiarity with architecture design studios are required. The primary responsibility of the faculty position is to teach undergraduate courses at AURAK.  Other duties include student advising and tutoring and participating in international accreditation efforts (NAAB). Extent of experience with NAAB accreditation requirements should be indicated in the cover letter

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Resource Management
Posted 100 days ago

We invite applications  for the following faculty position for Fall 2019: Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Resource Management

The faculty member appointed to this positions will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses. In addition to demonstrating the potential for teaching excellence, the faculty hired to this position must have a research record or agenda that that supports being classified as a "scholarly academic" under the AACSB accreditation standards.  All AURAK faculty must also engage in service to the university, the discipline, and the community.

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Faculty Positions in Industrial Engineering
Posted 104 days ago

The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill two faculty positions in industrial engineering in the subject areas of project management and engineering management for appointment in Fall Semester 2019, with a beginning date in early August, at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Candidates for these positions must have a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering with specialization in one of the two subject areas of project management (scheduling, implementation, risk management, costing and finance, and organizational behavior) or engineering management (operations research, engineering statistics, simulation and quality control). The appointed faculty is expected to teach undergraduate courses in industrial engineering and graduate courses in engineering project management. All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English. The successful candidate will be active in research in his/her fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in his/her teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Project Management and Engineering Management
Posted 105 days ago

The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill one faculty positions in industrial engineering in the subject areas of project management and engineering management for appointment in Fall Semester 2019, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering with specialization in one of the two subject areas of project management (scheduling, implementation, risk management, costing and finance, Financial Analysis and Decision Making, Contracts and Procurement and organizational behavior). The appointed faculty is expected to teach undergraduate courses in industrial engineering and graduate courses in engineering project management. All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English. The successful candidate will be active in research in his/her fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in his/her teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

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Instructor of Mass Communication – Digital Media and Multimedia Production
Posted 125 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), invites applications for a full-time position in Mass Communication – Multimedia Production, at the rank of instructor, to begin in Fall 2019.

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Associate Professor/Professor/Department Chairperson in Architecture
Posted 128 days ago

The Department of Architecture at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, beginning Fall 2019.    Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Architecture in the area of Building Structure Systems, Building Utilities, and Digital Architecture. Preference will be given to candidates with prior leadership experience that would qualify them to also serve as the Chairperson of the Department.  

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Management
Posted 128 days ago

We invite applications for the following faculty position for Fall 2019: Assistant/Associate Professor in Management

The faculty member appointed to this positions will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses.  In addition to demonstrating the potential for teaching excellence, the faculty hired to this position must have a research record or agenda that that supports being classified as a “scholarly academic” under the AACSB accreditation standards.  All AURAK faculty must also engage in service to the university, the discipline, and the community.

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Instructor of Chemical Engineering
Posted 139 days ago

The Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) invites applications for an instructor position in Chemical Engineering program to begin Fall 2019. Candidates are expected to have a master’s degree in Chemical Engineering and demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and service. The application package should have a detailed résumé, a brief description of teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications starts immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate is expected to teach the following courses: Computer Applications in Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Laboratory I and Chemical Engineering Laboratory II. Additionally, the instructor should be capable of teaching introductory level courses and familiar with the chemical engineering laboratory equipment. A well-established research record is a plus. 

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Assistant Professor in Marketing/Tourism
Posted 142 days ago

The School of Business offers five undergraduate programs (BS in Business Administration, Human Resource Management, Finance, Accounting, and Marketing), and two graduate programs (MBA and Executive MBA). The school has been granted eligibility to pursue accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and has begun its journey to initial accreditation.

We invite applications for the following faculty position for Fall 2019: Assistant Professor in Marketing

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Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Education
Posted 160 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), invites applications for two full-time faculty positions in Education – one at the Assistant Professor rank and one at the Associate Professor rank – to begin Fall 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter. 

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Instructor of English
Posted 160 days ago

The Department of Languages and Literature of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment in English, at the rank of Instructor, to begin in fall 2019.

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Finance
Posted 160 days ago

The faculty member appointed to this positions will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses.  Applicants should have experience with an Interactive Trading Floor and using this as a resource to enrich courses and engage students in active learning across a range of Business courses.  In addition to demonstrating the potential for teaching excellence, the faculty hired to this position must have a research record or agenda that that supports being classified as a “scholarly academic” under the AACSB accreditation standards.  All AURAK faculty must also engage in service to the university, the discipline, and the community.

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Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the School of Business
Posted 160 days ago

The person appointed to this position will be responsible for teaching multiple sections of the new General Education course ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ (UNIV 200) and will also be responsible for overseeing the development of an Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center located in the new RAK Bank School of Business Building so that it can provide both incubator and accelerator support services for local entrepreneurs. In addition to demonstrating the potential for teaching excellence, the faculty member hired to this position must have at least five years managerial experience with a particular focus in start-ups and new business development.  All AURAK faculty must also engage in service to the university, the school and the community.  The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation will be appointed at a faculty rank appropriate to the position and the individual’s experience and qualifications.

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Faculty Position in Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing)
Posted 171 days ago

The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position in industrial engineering in the subject area of manufacturing for Fall Semester 2019, beginning in early August, at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering with specialization in manufacturing (manufacturing processes, material science, automation, production and control and CAD/CAM). The primary responsibility of the faculty position is to teach undergraduate courses in AURAK’s industrial engineering program. All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English. The successful candidate will be active in research in his/her fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in his/her teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 171 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position for Fall Semester 2019, beginning in early August, at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering in the area of Structural Engineering. The primary responsibility of the faculty position is to teach undergraduate courses at AURAK.  All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English. The successful candidate will be active in research in his/her fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in his/her teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.  

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Instructor for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Posted 216 days ago

Instructor for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of Computer Science and Engineering is currently seeking an instructor to begin Fall Semester 2019. Candidates for this position must hold a master’s degree in computer engineering and have demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching and service. The successful candidate is expected to teach the following labs: introduction to computer programming, computer networks, computer architecture, microprocessor, and embedded systems. Additionally, the instructor should be capable of teaching introductory level courses. A well-established research record is a plus. 
 

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