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Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Resource Management
Posted 3 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 7 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 8 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 28 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 31 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 31 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 42 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 45 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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Two Full-time Appointments in Middle East Studies
Posted 45 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 Middle Eastern Studies – 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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Coordinator – VP Admin Office
Posted 51 days ago

Job Purpose

 

To provide administrative support and assistance to the VP Admin Affairs Office, render coordination works and support the implementation of office procedures.

 

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Office Assistant
Posted 56 days ago

Job Purpose

Provide Administrative support to CCE&CS office  

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Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Education
Posted 63 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 63 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 63 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 63 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 74 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 Positions in Industrial Engineering
Posted 74 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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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 74 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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Assistant/Associate Professor of Project Management and Engineering Management
Posted 92 days ago

Assistant/Associate Professor of Project Management and Engineering Management
School of Engineering
American University of Ras Al Khaimah

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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Account Assistant
Posted 93 days ago

Job Purpose

Accounting and Finance (Book Keeping, Banking, Payables, Receivables, MIS)
Finance policies & procedures 

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Research Associate
Posted 116 days ago

Minimum qualifications/requirements

Master of Electrical Engineering / Communications and Electronics from an accredited university with research experience in Antennas and sensors.  

Experience with specialized software (HFSS, Cadence, Autocad, MATLAB).

Satisfactory academic progress, as defined by the supervisor

Responsibilities of the Research Associate include the following:

Frequently visit Masdar Institute for consultation, data collection and measurements on RF sensors

Conduct literature reviews

Prepare materials for submission to granting agencies and foundations

Request or acquire equipment or supplies necessary for the project

Manage and respond to project related email

Co-Supervise undergraduate students working on the research project (maintaining records on assignment completion, acting as liaison/mediator between the undergraduate students and the faculty researcher)

Attend project meetings

Attend area seminars and other meetings as necessary

Summarize project results

Prepare progress reports for the PI and funding agency

Prepare other articles, reports, and presentations

The position is a full time position for 2 years.  The RA is eligible for a one month leave with pay per year and a salary that is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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Instructor for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Posted 119 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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Institutional Research Analyst
Posted 126 days ago

Job Purpose:

Under the supervision of the Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Research, the Institutional Research Analyst is responsible for gathering data, preparing reports, analyzing data and statistics, managing institutional data and technologies and administering surveys in support of institutional research, planning, and evaluation activities. The analyst will coordinate all aspects of external data reporting, including preparing data files for analysis, collecting data from academic programs and administrative offices, and ensuring data accuracy.

Responsibilities and Accountabilities: 

Data Management

·         Coordinates institutional research and data reporting schedules;

·         Interprets data definitions in data dictionaries and data requirements within the university community;

·         Receives data requests and processes them to serve and support efforts of senior administrators, accreditation processes, university committees, task forces, and work groups;

·         Processes data requests from accreditation agencies and government bodies including Ministry of Education departments and provides timely feedback to agencies and bodies;

·         Compiles, analyzes, verifies and reports accurate institutional data from university enterprise resource systems such as CampusVue;

·         Prepares drafts of the institution’s Factbook for approval and dissemination to the university community;

·         Assists in maintaining accuracy and completeness of data in data repositories and knowledge management systems;

·         Maintains census data as appropriate;

·         Assists in the preparation of the university’s annual report;

Institutional Surveys

·         Administers online institutional surveys on students, faculty, staff, alumni and employers;

·         Maintains and enhances the current course evaluation system in collaboration with the Information Technology Office;

·         Coordinates reporting of institutional surveys;

·         Designs, administers, analyzes, and creates reports of survey data;

Liaison and Engagement

·         Coordinates liaison with internal constituencies such as administrators, faculty and staff to obtain data requests and collect verified data for external reporting;

·         Maintains contact with key external agency personnel to clarify data requests and provide data for performance ranking, accountability and accreditation purposes;

·         Prepares and makes presentations of data and research to colleagues in focus groups, workshops, conferences and seminars

·         Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Required Knowledge and Skills: 

·         Proficient knowledge in data mining systems

·         Knowledge of survey design and analysis

·         Knowledge of statistical packages such as SPSS is highly desirable

·         Intermediate proficiency with data extraction and manipulation

·         Knowledge of data standards, definitions and requirements of the Ministry of Education is preferred

·         Application of Microsoft Office Suite especially spreadsheets and word processing formats including creation and formatting of data tables and different infographics and diagrams

·         Ability to work in a digitized environment

·         Ability to make presentations to small groups

 

Core Competencies:

·         Has an eye for detail

·         Displays professional ethics when dealing with sensitive information

·         Has strong communication skills; ability to speak, read and write English at native language level. Proficiency in reading and writing Arabic is desirable

·         Shows ability to work effectively with others particularly in teams

·         Has good time management skills, such as ability to multitask and work under pressure

 

Required Qualifications and Experience:

·         An accredited bachelor's degree in mathematical, business, social or educational sciences with upper level statistics courses.

·         Professional experience with collection, statistical analysis, interpretation and presentation of data results desired, preferably in a research and/or educational environment

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Faculty Position in Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing)
Posted 135 days ago

Faculty Position in Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing)

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah

 

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 Spring Semester 2019, beginning in early January, 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.

Extent of experience with ABET accreditation requirements must be indicated in the cover letter. Applicants must also indicate in the cover letter whether they would like to be considered for a full-time continuing position or a full-time visiting position.

Applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, transcripts, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references.

Required qualifications:

·      Doctoral degree in Industrial Engineering with a specialization in manufacturing from an accredited institution of higher education

·      Effective communication skills

·      Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship

·      University teaching experience

·      Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse student population

·      Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines

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Faculty Positions in Industrial Engineering
Posted 135 days ago

Faculty Positions in Industrial Engineering

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah

 

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 Spring Semester 2019, beginning in early January, 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.

Extent of experience with ABET accreditation requirements must be indicated in the cover letter. Applicants must also indicate in the cover letter whether they would like to be considered for a full-time continuing position or a full-time visiting position.

Applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, transcripts, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references.

Required qualifications:

·      Doctoral degree in Industrial Engineering with specialization in either project management or engineering management from an accredited institution of higher education

·      Effective communication skills

·      University teaching experience

·      Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship

·      Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse student population

·      Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 135 days ago

Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah

 

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position for Spring Semester 2019, beginning in early January, 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. 

Extent of experience with ABET accreditation requirements must be indicated in the cover letter. Applicants must also indicate in the cover letter whether they would like to be considered for a full-time continuing position or a full-time visiting position.

Applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, transcripts, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references.

Required qualifications:

·      Doctoral degree in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering specialization) from an accredited institution of higher education

·      Effective communication skills

·      Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship

·      University teaching experience

·      Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse student population

·      Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines

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Finance Director
Posted 135 days ago

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

 

·         Supervise the preparation of the financial statements Oversee the financial reporting requirements in compliance with IAS and IFRS

·         Manage the university financial risks and strategic planning and feasibility studies

·         Support the University planning process and performance reviews through development of appropriate financial management reports and analysis

·         Lead and mentor a team of finance and accounts with focus on commercial achievement to meet the corporate requirements.

·         Properly manage the university Cash flow

·         Implement a robust budgeting process and monitor expenditure

·         Manage the accounting functions (Revenue, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Treasury, Assets, Payroll, etc.)

·         Provide timely monthly financial reports and analysis to upper management in support of decision making process

·         Part take in the decision making processes related to administrative/financial and campus activities.

·         Foster effective working relationship with auditors (internal and external) to ensure that all recommendations and findings identified are acted upon promptly

·         Ensure maintenance of strong working relationship with banks and all business partners.

·         Provide and deliver monthly management accounts and ensure that they represent the actual financial position of the colleges and departments

·         Monitor the deployment and adherence to policies, systems and processes

·         Lead, coach and guide subordinates by providing them with technical guidance, training and the required growth opportunities to ensure that subordinates are developed for higher-level roles

·         Review and develop appropriate Finance policies and procedures taking account of compliance and risk management requirements as well as best practice processes

·         Ensure appropriate financial controls and systems are in place

·         Undertake improvement projects to support enhancements in the efficiency and effectiveness of the Finance department

·         Structure and direct the workflow of staff. Review and perform performance of Finance Staff

 

 

 

 

 

Required Knowledge and Skills

Technical Skills and Knowledge:

·         Knowledge of GAAP, IFRS, IAS

·         Strong Accounting background and In depth knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control Accounting and Internal controls

·         Working knowledge of ERP

·         Knowledge of developing financial controls, policies and systems, budgeting and financial reporting, financial modeling and cash forecasting.

·         Strong leadership, decision making and managerial skills

·         Excellent communication and problem solving skills.

·         Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy

·         Must demonstrate strong work ethics and integrity

Verbal communication/ Language skills

·         English / Arabic / Other Language is a plus

Written communication skills

·          English / Arabic / Other language is a plus

IT skills

·         Knowledge in Accounting Software amd ERP application

·          Expert in the use of Microsoft Office Suite

Required Qualifications & Experience

Applicant must be bilingual; that is he must be completely fluent in both Arabic & English. Applicants that do not fit these criteria will not be considered.

·         First Degree in Finance or Accounting from a top tier University and an accounting Certification CA/CPA/CMA/CGA/ACCA.

·         Master’s Degree in Financial Management & Accounting is a plus

·         Knowledge and expertise in handling Accounting software.

·         Experience in managing a Finance function. Experience in the higher education sector is preferable but not necessary.

·         5 to 10 Years of experience, with at least three of those years in a director position.

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Assistant Officer
Posted 137 days ago

Job Purpose

The ICDAA Assistant Officer is responsible for providing assistance in serving the students and alumni regarding the internships, career development and alumni affairs while adhering to all institutional and department policies.

 

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Assists in all aspects of the internship placement for undergraduate students
  • Assist in identifying new internship placements, communicate with internship site supervisors and communicate with students concerning all aspects of their internship.
  • Assists in establishing the career development center.
  • Assists in organizing career development events for the students and alumni.
  • Assists in contacting and coordinating with alumni; establishes and maintains contact with alumni; organizes alumni events on campus.
  • Assists in developing the annual operational plan, activities, budget and final report of the department.
  • Assists in establishing contacts with companies for job leads and internships.
  • Ensures that all graduates and employer surveys are sent out in a timely manner.
  • Prepare weekly reports, department reports as needed.
  • Must be able to travel both locally and out of town.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by the manager of ICDAA.

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent skills in communication
  • Excellent skills in working with public persons.
  • Worked with various data entry and database management and record keeping.
  • Maintain professional appearance and mannerism
  • Possess high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations
  • Must be highly organized with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively establish priorities and consistently take initiative.
  • Required to occasionally work flexible, irregular hours including nights and weekends

Core Competencies

·         Results oriented- Meet deadlines, and work under pressure

·         Clear and logical thinking

·         Student focused

·         Team player

·         Strong Communication skills

Required Qualifications & Experience

·         Bachelor’s degree in the field of Business Administration/human resources/Education

·         Minimum one year of experience in higher education in the career or student services department

 

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Manager of Sponsored Programs Office
Posted 161 days ago

Purpose

  • The Sponsored Programs Office at American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is established to support and advise the entire academic community in securing external support for sponsored projects and collaborations. It is headed by Manager of Sponsored Programs Office.
  • The Manager of Sponsored Programs Office is expected to deal with matters related to promoting scholarly and research activities at AURAK. The position holder reports directly to the Dean of School of Graduate Studies and Research.

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Marketing
Posted 183 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is a public non-profit, independent, coeducation institution of higher education which delivers an integrated American-style, undergraduate and graduate education with a strong focus on the local indigenous culture.  All programs are accredited by the Ministry of Education of the UAE. The American model of higher education ensures not only the acquisition of knowledge and skills in specific academic fields, but also a general education curriculum that exposes students to new ideas and ways of thinking critically about local and global issues. The multicultural student body at AURAK offers candidates the opportunity to teach and conduct research in one of the most diverse countries in the world. 

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 the initial accreditation phase.

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University Events Coordinator
Posted 204 days ago

Job Purpose

The position will assist in the planning, implementation and support of university functions, special events and programs on the behalf of the Dean of Student Services & Enrollment Management. The position is responsible for developing and maintaining a working relationship with faculty, staff, students and leaders of outside groups in planning, scheduling and implementing events/programs to include the provision and supervision of all support activities.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

1.     Meet with university faculty, staff, students and/or leaders of outside groups to plan, schedule and implement approved events/programs.

2.     Oversee the provision of support activities/services to ensure successful delivery of events/programs.

3.     Plan special events and functions from inception to completion.

4.     Develop and maintain a computer database of associates, activities, costs and schedules.

5.     Maintain frequent communication between the Office of the Student Services & Enrollment Management and all relevant entities.

6.     Keep the University news abreast current publicity surrounding events/programs.

7.     Maintain budget expenditures and records for each event/program in conjunction with the Office of the Student Services & Enrollment Management.

8.     Recommend new procedures and practices for improvement of events/programs.

9.     Serve as a member of the Student Services & Enrollment Management leadership team.

10.  Perform other related duties as required.

Required Knowledge and Skills

The individual must possess the knowledge and skills to successfully perform the essential functions of the position. The required knowledge and skills of the position follow.

1.     Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills (verbal and written) in both small group and large group settings.

2.     Excellent project management skills; demonstrated ability to prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment.

3.     Demonstrated ability to work with diverse and multiple groups in a positive manner.

4.     Ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team.

5.     Demonstrated leadership and team-building abilities.

6.     Proficient in MS Office/systems (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

7.     High energy and passion for representing the University in a positive manner.

8.     Demonstrated ability to make sound, independent decision and lead others.

9.     Creativity, self-confidence, and flexibility.

10.  Ability to understand, adapt, and articulate AURAK's culture to an external audience.

11.  Willingness to travel as needed.

Core Competencies

Core competencies required for the position follow.

1.     Knowledge of the cultural norms of the GCC region.

2.     Digital expertise in the utilization of project management technology.

3.     Working knowledge of higher education best practices in the area of event coordination.

4.     Demonstrated experience with financial and resource allocation.

5.     Working knowledge of SACSCOC Accreditation.

6.     Operational knowledge of AURAK’s organizational structure.

Required Qualifications & Experience

Bachelor's degree required. Demonstrated project management experience is also required for this position.

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 220 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level to begin in Spring 2019. 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.

Extent of experience with ABET accreditation requirements must be indicated in the cover letter. Applicants must indicate in the cover letter whether they would like to be considered for a full-time continuing position or a full-time visiting position.

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Document Controller
Posted 227 days ago

Job Purpose

Under the direction of the registrar, the person in the position is responsible for processing and maintaining student records. The individual in this position will coordinate with the Department of Admissions and the Department of the Registrar to maintain the veracity of AURAK’s digital and physical student records by ensuring that they are complete, accurate, controlled, and archived for optimized tracking and retrieval. The person in this position will also oversee the transfer evaluation process.

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Payroll Officer
Posted 227 days ago

Job Purpose

 

To provide accurate and timely processing of University’s payroll, the visa and immigration services, the benefits administration program, and the separation and end of benefits process.

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Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
Posted 259 days ago


The department of Biotechnology at the American University of Ras AI Khaimah (AURAK) has opened a Laboratory Technician position in the field of Biotechnology. The successful candidate is expected to join the university in July 2018.

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Counseling, testing and Disability Services Officer
Posted 260 days ago

Job Purpose

The Officer will provide support to the Manager of the Department of Counseling, Testing, and Disability Services officer assisting in ensuring the smooth operation of the Department of Counseling, Testing, and Disability Services.

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Biotechnology Assistant Professor
Posted 276 days ago

The Department of Biotechnology at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is seeking an Assistant Professor of Biotechnology. The successful candidate is expected to join the university in August 2018.

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Biotechnology Laboratory Instructor
Posted 276 days ago

The Department of Biotechnology at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is seeking a full-time Laboratory Instructor. The successful candidate is expected to join the university in August 2018.

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Education
Posted 284 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), an English-medium university located in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Education position to begin Fall 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter. 

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Assistant Professor of Mass Communication – Convergent Media and Communication Technology
Posted 290 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), located in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E), invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment in Mass Communication, at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in fall 2018.

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Admissions Counselor
Posted 295 days ago

The Admissions Counselor is responsible for processing the student counseling and the admissions daily activities, The position reports to the admissions Director.

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Accountant
Posted 303 days ago

Job Purpose

·          Accounting and Finance (Book Keeping, Banking, Payables, Receivables, MIS & other accounting )

·          Finance policies & procedures

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Instructor of English
Posted 324 days ago

The department of Languages and Literature of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) in the UAE is opening an Instructor position in English starting Fall 2018. The candidate will engage in teaching first-year English language skills courses at AURAK as part of the university’s General Education Program.  

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 337 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level to begin in Spring 2019. 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.

Extent of experience with ABET accreditation requirements must be indicated in the cover letter. Applicants must indicate in the cover letter whether they would like to be considered for a full-time continuing position or a full-time visiting position.

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Faculty Position in Petroleum Engineering
Posted 337 days ago

The Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers a four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degree in Petroleum Engineering, with the process of seeking ABET accreditation of the program well underway. The primary goal of the program is to prepare students to become qualified engineers in the field of Petroleum Engineering through the practical application of the basic and physical sciences of mathematics, geology, physics, and chemistry and all of the engineering sciences to the discovery, development, production, and transportation of petroleum. 

We are currently seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level for appointment in the Fall of 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering and must have demonstrated ability or the potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Infrastructure Engineering)
Posted 337 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with a focus on Infrastructure 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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Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Posted 337 days ago

 The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department is currently seeking a faculty member at the Assistant Professor level beginning fall 2018. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Mechanical 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: Dynamics, Mechanical Vibrations Mechanical Design I, Mechanical Design II, Theory of Machines and Control Systems

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. The primary goal of the Mechanical Engineering program is to educate students to become qualified engineers who are capable of generating effective solutions by using engineering approaches in the field of Mechanical Engineering.

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Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering/Thermal Sciences
Posted 337 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering is currently seeking a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in fall 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering/Thermal Sciences. Candidate must have a demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to teach courses focused on thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, HVAC and design of thermal systems. 

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. The primary goal of the Mechanical Engineering program is to educate students to become qualified engineers who are capable of generating effective solutions by using engineering approaches in the field of Mechanical Engineering.

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Assistant Professor of Architecture - Architectural Design Studio, Urban Planning and Design, Professional Practice
Posted 337 days ago

The Department of Architecture invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor that will begin August 2018.

 

 It is our intention to hire a skillful applicant able to teach Architectural Design Studios and Urban Planning and Urban Design who has considerable professional experience in the field of design and professional practice.

 

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Assistant Professor of Architecture - Architectural Design Studio, History and Theory of Art and Architecture
Posted 337 days ago

The Department of Architecture invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor that will begin August 2018.


It is our intention to hire a skillful applicant able to teach Architectural Design Studios and History and Theory of Art and Architecture.

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Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Posted 337 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of Computer Science and Engineering is currently seeking a faculty member at the Assistant Professor level beginning fall 2018. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Computer Science and have demonstrated the ability or potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service. The successful candidate is expected to teach the following courses: software engineering, programming languages, algorithm analysis, operating systems, and formal methods. Knowledge of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and games design is a plus.

 

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Computer Science and Computer Engineering. The primary goal of the department is to educate students and produce skilled developers, engineers, and entrepreneurs who are equipped to excel in a competitive market and to launch their own start-ups.

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Construction Management)
Posted 337 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level. For exceptional candidates, associate professor rank may be considered. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering in construction management, preferably with emphasis on infrastructure 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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Associate or Full Professor Finance
Posted 337 days ago


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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Professor of Management
Posted 337 days ago

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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Assistant Professor Management
Posted 337 days ago

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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Assistant Professor Finance
Posted 337 days ago

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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Assistant Professor Human Resource Management
Posted 337 days ago

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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Assistant Manager - Facilities management and Logistics Department
Posted 338 days ago

Job Purpose:


Procure materials, spare parts, consumable to ensure smooth running of the operations, Ensure adequate materials on site. Understand budget and maintain control within.

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
Posted 346 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level. 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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Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Posted 360 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering is currently seeking a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in fall 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering/Thermal Sciences. Candidate must have a demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to teach courses focused on thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, HVAC and design of thermal systems. 

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. The primary goal of the Mechanical Engineering program is to educate students to become qualified engineers who are capable of generating effective solutions by using engineering approaches in the field of Mechanical Engineering.

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Faculty Position in Petroleum Engineering
Posted 364 days ago

The Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers a four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degree in Petroleum Engineering, with the process of seeking ABET accreditation of the program well underway. The primary goal of the program is to prepare students to become qualified engineers in the field of Petroleum Engineering through the practical application of the basic and physical sciences of mathematics, geology, physics, and chemistry and all of the engineering sciences to the discovery, development, production, and transportation of petroleum. 

We are currently seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level for appointment in the Fall of 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering and must have demonstrated ability or the potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Infrastructure Engineering)
Posted 371 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with a focus on Infrastructure 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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Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Posted 374 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department is currently seeking a faculty member at the Assistant Professor level beginning fall 2018. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Mechanical 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: Dynamics, Mechanical Vibrations Mechanical Design I, Mechanical Design II, Theory of Machines and Control Systems

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Secretary for Division of Academic Affairs and Student Success
Posted 380 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates seeks an experienced secretary for a new secretarial position in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success / Provost.  The person will provide secretarial and administrative support and assistance to the Provost’s Office, including the coordination and implementation of office procedures.  Upon initial hire, the person in this position will report to the Provost.  Following the hiring of a new Associate Provost in September, the person will report to the Associate Provost.

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Secretary for Division of Academic Affairs and Student Success
Posted 380 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates seeks an experienced secretary for a new secretarial position in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success / Provost.  The person will provide secretarial and administrative support and assistance to the Provost’s Office, including the coordination and implementation of office procedures.  Upon initial hire, the person in this position will report to the Provost.  Following the hiring of a new Associate Provost in September, the person will report to the Associate Provost.

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Assistant Professor of Mass Communication - Multimedia Production
Posted 387 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), located in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E), invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment in Mass Communication, at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in fall 2018.

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Instructor Position in Mathematics
Posted 387 days ago

The Department of  Mathematics and Natural Sciences at  the  American University of Ras Al Khaimah invites applications for a full-time position in Mathematics at the instructor rank to begin Fall  2018.  Applications from candidates in all areas of mathematics will be considered.   The candidate will engage in teaching courses in mathematics and statistics to students at AURAK who are pursuing a variety of majors other than mathematics.  The normal teaching load for an instructor is 15 credits per semester. The position also includes service to the department and the university. The university conducts all classes and other campus activities in English.

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Construction Management)
Posted 387 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position at the assistant professor level. For exceptional candidates, associate professor rank may be considered. The successful candidate for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering in construction management, preferably with emphasis on infrastructure 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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Senior Officer
Posted 389 days ago

The Office of Academic Support Services at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) seeks to appoint a Senior Officer of the Department of International Programs and Partnerships.  

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Associate Provost for Academic and Student Affairs
Posted 394 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates seeks an experienced university administrator for the new position of Associate Provost for Academic and Student Affairs.  The person occupying this position will report directly to the Provost and will play a key role in administering all academic policies that directly affect student progression and success.  In this role, the person will also have oversight of all student affairs operations and programming, with the Dean of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management reporting to the person in this position on all matters directly related to student affairs. 

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Faculty Positions in the School of Business
Posted 400 days ago

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 is a candidate for 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 the initial accreditation phase.

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Associate Registrar
Posted 401 days ago



The Associate Registrar reports to the Registrar and is responsible for managing the daily operations and functions of the Department of the Registrar. This position works closely with students, faculty and staff. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, graduation review and degree audits, transcript evaluation, grades, study abroad, advising, and course schedule. The Associate Registrar oversees coordination of Commencement as related to the Department of the Registrar, including preparation of materials for the Commencement program, and other related tasks. Additionally, the Associate Registrar partners with the Registrar to provide support for new software and technology initiatives and implementations, such as identifying improvement opportunities for optimizing technology to enhance student services and streamline internal business processes, testing, functional support, and documentation.

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Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Posted 410 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of Computer Science and Engineering is currently seeking a faculty member at the Assistant Professor level beginning fall 2018. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Computer Science and have demonstrated the ability or potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service. The successful candidate is expected to teach the following courses: software engineering, programming languages, algorithm analysis, operating systems, and formal methods. Knowledge of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and games design is a plus.

 

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Computer Science and Computer Engineering. The primary goal of the department is to educate students and produce skilled developers, engineers, and entrepreneurs who are equipped to excel in a competitive market and to launch their own start-ups.

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Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor of Medical Biotechnology
Posted 421 days ago


The department of Biotechnology at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has opened an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor position in the field of Medical Biotechnology. The successful candidate is expected to join the university in August 2018.


Summary

This position requires the candidate to teach both theoretical and practical courses in the field of Medical Biotechnology as well as other courses offered in the Biotechnology program. The candidate will carry on curriculum review and development, and be closely involved in the content and currency of the courses. The candidate will be highly self-motivated to achieve the Department’s mission in the areas of research, education, community services and social responsibility. 

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Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Posted 427 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering is currently seeking a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in fall 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering/Thermal Sciences. Candidate must have a demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to teach courses focused on thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, HVAC and design of thermal systems.

 

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah offers two four-year nationally accredited Bachelor of Science Degrees: Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. The primary goal of the Mechanical Engineering program is to educate students to become qualified engineers who are capable of generating effective solutions by using engineering approaches in the field of Mechanical Engineering.

 

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Assistant Professor of Architecture
Posted 436 days ago

Job Title:

Assistant Professor of Architecture

Specialization:

Architectural Design Studio, History and Theory of Art and Architecture

Position Type:

Full-time Faculty Position

Department:

 ARCHITECTURE - SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING  

Job Summary

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Responsibilities:

·         The Department of Architecture invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor that will begin August 2018.

·         It is our intention to hire a skillful applicant able to teach Architectural Design Studios and History and Theory of Art and Architecture.

 

·         Candidates are expected to teach a normal course load of 12 credits at the undergraduate level; to participate in scholarly and/or professional research activities; and, engage in service activities for the Department, School, and University. Teaching assignments include studios, lecture courses, and seminars. Other duties include student advising and tutoring and participating in International Accreditation activities (NAAB and SACSCOC).

 

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Assistant Professor of Architecture
Posted 436 days ago

Job Title:

Assistant Professor of Architecture

Specialization:

Architectural Design Studio, Urban Planning and Design, Professional Practice

Position Type:

Full-time Faculty Position

Department:

 ARCHITECTURE - SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING  

Job Summary

      &

Responsibilities:

·         The Department of Architecture invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor that will begin August 2018.

 

·         It is our intention to hire a skillful applicant able to teach Architectural Design Studios and Urban Planning and Urban Design who has considerable professional experience in the field of design and professional practice.

 

 

·         Candidates are expected to teach a normal course load of 12 credits at the undergraduate level; to participate in scholarly and/or professional research activities; and, engage in service activities for the Department, School, and University. Teaching assignments include studios, lecture courses, and seminars. Other duties include student advising and tutoring and participating in International Accreditation activities (NAAB and SACSCOC).

 

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Two (2) Assistant Professors in Civil Engineering
Posted 436 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill two faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor: one with a specialty in Structural Engineering, and the other with a specialty in Infrastructure Engineering. Candidates for these position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering in the respective areas of structural engineering and infrastructure 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 candidates will be active in research in their fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in their teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

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Purchasing Assistant
Posted 441 days ago

Job Purpose

Take full ownership of  Purchase cycle  starting from the purchase request  till  execution, documentation, PIS closure, payment settlements, and several other tasks

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Writer & Editor
Posted 491 days ago

Job Purpose

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

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Public Relations Assistant
Posted 492 days ago

Job Purpose:

Making sure that the University news is always updated in the media and the management message is clearly incorporated in the releases.  

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Dean of the School of Business
Posted 513 days ago

The Dean of the School of Business is responsible for supervising all aspects of the school

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Manager – Finance
Posted 514 days ago

Leading and mentoring a team of finance and accounts with focus on commercial achievement to meet the corporate requirements

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Network Administrator
Posted 519 days ago

The Network Administrator staff will be primarily accountable in server management which mainly involves installing, maintaining and upgrading University servers. This position will also be deeply involved in the research, analysis and selection of campus computing services specifically network and server solutions. The responsibility of the Network Administrator will also include network and IT security administration.

 

Furthermore, the job holder of the position will be responsible in providing technical assistance and troubleshooting services for the campus networking and telecommunications infrastructure. Assigned staff should ensure that University computer systems are kept as reliable and efficient as possible. 

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Programmer
Posted 528 days ago

Programmer is responsible for creating and modifying computer programs. The programmer, under the guidance of the senior programmer develops in-house applications to support the ever-increasing needs of the university. Responsible for the performance, integrity and security of a database and is expected to conduct database analysis, development and routine maintenance, to keep systems current with changing technologies

The programmer is expected to conduct system analysis, development and routine maintenance, to keep systems current with changing technologies. Responsible for user training, support & feedback.

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Assistant Admissions Officer
Posted 540 days ago

The Assistant Admissions Officer is responsible for processing the student counseling and the admissions daily activities, The position reports to the admissions manager.

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Manager of Sponsored Programs Office
Posted 549 days ago

    • The Sponsored Programs Office at American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is established to support and advise the entire academic community in securing external support for sponsored projects and collaborations. It is headed by Manager of Sponsored Programs Office.
    The Manager of Sponsored Programs Office is expected to deal with matters related to promoting scholarly and research activities at AURAK. The position holder reports directly to the Dean of School of Graduate Studies and Research.

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Storekeeper
Posted 549 days ago

The Storekeeper performs duties to support shipping and receiving, deliveries, coordinating stock, documenting warehouse transactions, maintaining records, and overseeing storage of surplus inventory. 

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Civil Engineering Laboratory Instructor
Posted 550 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (CIEN) Department invites applications for a full-time laboratory instructor position to join the department in Spring 2017. Candidates must have a Master of science degree in Civil Engineering or in a closely related field. Applicants are expected to show evidence of effective interpersonal, organizational, and problem-solving skills. The CIEN lab instructor is expected to teach undergraduate laboratory courses, set up and maintain lab facilities, develop and deliver lab experiments, maintain safe environment and guide student lab projects. In addition to these duties, the CIEN lab instructor is expected to provide administrative and support function for the CIEN program, the School of Engineering and AURAK at large. Candidates for this position are expected  to have lab experience – and preferably work experience - in one or more of the following areas: concrete mixing and testing, asphalt design and testing, soil mechanics, fluid mechanics and hydraulics, and surveying. 

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Director, Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research
Posted 582 days ago

To support the fulfillment of the mission of AURAK through the development, implementation and coordination of a comprehensive institutional effectiveness system that incorporates ongoing, integrated and institution-wide research-based planning and assessment practices that result in, and the use of results for objective, informed decision making and improvement in all areas of operation in the institution.

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IT User Support
Posted 590 days ago

The role of a User Support is to provide immediate solution on issues relating to the University’s technology resources to ensure the institution will operate efficiently. He/She will be responsible in providing first level of technical assistance to students, faculty, and staff and to other users of the University’s technology resources and ensure adequate support is provided to end-users.  

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Admissions Counselor (For UAE Nationals Only)
Posted 591 days ago

The Admissions Counselor is responsible for processing the student counseling and the admissions daily activities, The position reports to the admissions manager.

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Account Assistant
Posted 592 days ago

  • Accounting and Finance (Book Keeping, Banking, Payables, Receivables, MIS)
  • Finance policies & procedures

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Risk Management Manager
Posted 637 days ago

The Risk Management Manager advises the institution on any potential risks to the profitability, operations or existence of the institution.

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Instructor of Mass Communication (Digital Media)
Posted 673 days ago

The Department  of Humanities  and Social Sciences at the American  University  of Ras AI Khaimah invites  applications for  a  full-time   position   in  Mass  Communication   with   a  concentration   in Digital/New  Media at the rank of instructor to begin in fall 2017.  Applications will be considered from candidates in the areas of Digital and New Media specifically.

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Dean of School of Arts and Sciences
Posted 682 days ago

The Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences is responsible for supervising all aspects of the school, including the following:

 

  • Full time and adjunct faculty
  • Academic Departments within the School
  • All degree programs within the School
  • Course Scheduling
  • Curriculum Development
  • Course and Degree Program Assessment
  • Website maintenance for the School
  • Searches for new and replacement positions
  • Budget for the School
  • Promotion of Research and Scholarship
  • Maintaining the Arts and Sciences Advisory Committee
  • Have experience with the American accreditation system and process

 

The Dean of Arts and Sciences has administrative responsibility for the university’s General Education Program. The Dean sits on the Provost’s Council, the Academic Council, and others bodies as appropriate. The Dean reports to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.

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Admissions Manager
Posted 683 days ago

The Admissions Manager is responsible for student recruitment, overseeing the admissions process. The position reports to the Dean of Student Services and Enrollment Management

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IT Security Administrator
Posted 696 days ago

IT Security Administrator will be responsible for design, configure, deploy and maintain the comprehensive campus enterprise security infrastructure. The job holder is required to complete any necessary security reports and audit responses, and needs to develop best practices, guidelines, and strategy.

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Network Administrator
Posted 716 days ago

Responsible for designing, organizing, modifying, installing, and supporting AURAK's core technology systems. Also responsible for designing and installing LANs, WANs, Internet and intranet systems and network segments. This position will also be deeply involved in the research, analysis and selection of campus computing services specifically network and server solutions. The responsibility of the IT Technical Support will also include network and IT security administration.

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MIS-Management Information System
Posted 729 days ago

The School of Business at the American University of Ras Alkhaimah invites qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate/ or Professor to begin teaching in Fall 2017 in the following disciplines: MIS-Management Information System

 

Applicants for the position must hold a PhD in Business Administration with a Concentration in MIS.  

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Dean of Academic Support Services
Posted 729 days ago

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) seeks an experienced, energetic academic leader to serve as Dean of Academic Support Services. The Dean provides leadership to the Office of Academic Support Services and has primary responsibility for all aspects of the Saqr Library, the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Instructional Technology, the Department of Counseling, Testing, and Disability Services, and the Department of International Programs and Partnerships, and the English Language Program. The position reports to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success. The Dean of Academic Support Services is a member of the Provost’s Council and the university’s Academic Council. It is a senior leadership position, and the Dean is charged with leading the Office’s development and enhancing its strength.

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Admissions Counselor (For AURAK Graduates)
Posted 743 days ago

The Admissions Counselor is responsible for processing the student counseling and the admissions daily activities, The position reports to the admissions manager.

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Financial Aid Officer/Accountant (UAE Nationals)
Posted 766 days ago

The Financial Aid Officer is responsible for providing exemplaryservice by assisting prospective and continuing students regarding Financial Aid options while adhering to all institutional Financial Aid and Scholarships policies.

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Manager of the Department of International Programs and Partnerships
Posted 766 days ago

The Office of Academic Support Services at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) seeks to appoint a Manager of the Department of International Programs and Partnerships.

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Manager-Logistics
Posted 770 days ago

Years of experience: (7) Years with relevant experience with at least one year as a Manager.

Experience in higher education institution is preferable


Required Qualification:    Bachelor Degree ( is necessary)

                                                 Master Degree is preferable.

Candidate must be bilingual(Arabic & English).

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Lab. Engineer (Civil Engineering)
Posted 774 days ago

The Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Department at the American University ofRas Al Khaimah (AURAK) is seeking a Laboratory Engineer to join the department inFall 2017. Candidates must have a BSc degree in Civil Engineering or in aclosely related field. Candidates must demonstrate ability or potential forexcellence in supporting teaching of and in performing lab experiments inconcrete mixing and testing, asphalt design and testing, soil mechanics, fluidmechanics and hydraulics, and surveying.

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Assistant Professor_Associate Professor of Architecture
Posted 777 days ago

Position Type:

Full-time Faculty Position

Department:

 ARCHITECTURE - SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING  

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Architecture_ Digital Lab Engineer
Posted 777 days ago

TheAmerican University of Ras Al Khaimah (UAE)/Architecture Department iscurrently seeking a Laboratory Engineer beginning in Fall 2017. Candidates forthis position must have a diploma/BSc degree in Digital Fabrication or aclosely related field. Candidate must have a demonstrated ability or potentialfor excellence in working and/or teaching in digital fabrication labs.

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Purchasing Coordinator
Posted 780 days ago

  • Finding proper suppliers for required goods/services with getting instructions.
  • Getting quotations from plural suppliers under competitive quotations withgetting instruction.
  • Evaluating and negotiating quoted prices, leadtimes, andpaymentterms with gettinginstruction.
  • Getting cost reduction with seniors.
  • Choosing the best supplieramong competitive bids with proper reason(s)withgetting instruction.
  • Issuing purchase orderswith settling proper delivery date with gettinginstructions.
  • Delivery control(Catching up/chasing delivery dates with suppliers) withgettinginstruction .

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Faculty Position in Civil Engineering (Structural)
Posted 781 days ago

The Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position in the subject area of Structural Engineering for appointment in the Fall of 2017 at the ranks of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

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Logistics Supervisor
Posted 781 days ago

Job Purpose

Procure materials, spare parts, consumable to ensure smooth running of the operations, Ensure adequate materials on site. Understand budget and maintain control within

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Events Coordinator
Posted 785 days ago

The university encourages AURAK graduates to apply for this position.


Purpose:

  • Promoting and coordinating events especially public courses among community members.
  • Assuring stable revenues to the Center through training events.

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Business Development Officer
Posted 792 days ago

  • Assuring stable revenues to CCE&CS through securing business opportunities.
  • Supportingoperations management of CCE&CS

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Community Service and Fund Raising Coordinator
Posted 792 days ago

Planand execute Institutional projects addressed to the community. Required Skills for this vacant:


  • Presentation Skills.
  • Creativity.
  • Communication Skills
  • High customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Team building skills.
  • Ability to prepare clear, accurate and concise records and reports
  • Ability to multitask when required.

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HR Officer (UAE Nationals Only)
Posted 802 days ago

The Human Resources Officer is responsible for assisting the Human Resources department in areas such as recruitment, benefits administration and day to day activities. The HR Officer works closely with the Human Resources Manager to ensure implementation of Human Resources services, policies, and programs.



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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Digital Architecture
Posted 812 days ago

The Department of Architecture invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant/ Associate/Full Professor and will begin August 2017.

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Islamic Studies & Philosophy
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the American University of Ras al-Khaimah (AURAK) is seeking a full faculty member to teach courses in Islamic Studies and Philosophy from the beginning of fall semester 2017. The candidate will teach two introductory classes to Philosophy and two introductory classes to Islam in World Culture. Both classes contribute to AURAK’s General Education core requirements.

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Assistant/Associate Professor Digital Media
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah invites applications for a full-time position in Mass Communication with a concentration in Digital/New Media at the assistant/associate professor rank to begin in Fall semester, 2017.  Applications will be considered from candidates in the areas of Digital and New Media specifically.

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Translation and Comparative Literature
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Languages and Literature at the American University of Ras al Khaimah (AURAK), an English medium university located in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), invites applications for a full time faculty appointment in Translation and Comparative Literature, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, to begin in August 2017. The successful candidate will engage in research and teaching at AURAK to continue to make significant contributions to undergraduate teaching and undergraduate student mentoring.  The normal teaching load for full-time faculty is twelve credit hours per semester. The minimum commitment by the applicant remains at least four years. The successful candidate teaches core courses in the areas of specializations and in the General Education Program.

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Instructor of English
Posted 813 days ago

The department of Languages and Literature is opening an Instructor position in English starting Fall 2017. The candidate will engage in teaching first year courses at AURAK to continue to make significant contributions to undergraduate teaching. The normal teaching load for full-time instructor is fifteen credit hours per semester. The successful candidate teaches English language skills courses in the General Education Program

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Faculty in Medical Biotechnology
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Biotechnology at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has opened an Assistant/Associate/ Full Professor position in the field of Medical Biotechnology.  The successful candidate is expected to join the university in August, 2017. 

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Programmer
Posted 813 days ago

Programs & Applications section is committed to the University’s vision of transforming AURAK into a research focused institute through providing high quality IT services and resources to support the University’s academic and administrative functions contributing in an effective and innovative use of information technology by utilizing the current and emerging technologies to plan, design and develop application systems.

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Instructor of Chemistry
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is opening an Instructor position in chemistry starting fall 2017. The candidate will engage in teaching first year courses and labs to continue to make significant contributions to undergraduate teaching. The normal teaching load for a full-time instructor is fifteen credit hours per semester. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses in chemistry, including laboratory courses, as well as being responsible for the maintenance of the laboratories.

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Educational Leadership/Administration/Supervision/Teaching and Learning
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), an English-medium university located in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Administration position to begin Fall 2017.

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Spacecraft Research Engineer
Posted 813 days ago

We invite applications for a Research Engineer to work in the space unit of the newly established Centre of Information, Communication and Networking Education and Innovation (ICONET) at the American University of Ras Al-Khaimah (AURAK). The space unit at ICONET supports undergraduate students at AURAK in designing, fabricating and integrating space systems where the students will work as multi-disciplinary teams to build CubeSats. The candidate is expected to manage the space unit and work closely with the students to assist the multi-disciplinary team of students in small satellite development program management, systems engineering and systems integration. The engineer will be responsible for coordinating and integrating all small satellite (i.e. Cubesat) project tasks including technical and operational interfaces with industry sponsors.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Geotechnical Engineering
Posted 813 days ago

The Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is seeking to fill a faculty position in the subject area of Geotechnical Engineering for appointment in the Spring or Fall of 2017 at the ranks of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with specialization in geotechnical engineering. The primary responsibility will be to teach undergraduate courses at AURAK. The normal teaching load practice is between 9-12 credits per semester, including three courses, project supervision and similar activities. All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English. The successful candidate will be active in research in his/her field of interests, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting
Posted 813 days ago

The School of Business at the American University of Ras Alkhaimah invites qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor to begin teaching in Spring 2017 in the following disciplines:

Applicants for the position in Accounting must hold a PhD with a Concentration in Accounting.

In addition, Applicants must also have:

  • previous teaching experience in a Western higher education system, with high ratings of teaching effectiveness;
  • evidence of scholarly activity or strong potential for scholarly contributions;
  • excellent written and oral communication skills; and
  • an ability to work collegially within a team of faculty members from diverse disciplines.

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Associate Registrar
Posted 813 days ago

Provides direct assistance to the Registrar regarding designated areas within Registration and Records; serves as Registrar as directed; assists with the operational, personnel, and financial functions within Registration and Records as assigned; and provides high quality customer assistance and senior project leadership on special projects, as directed.

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