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Assistant / Associate Professor in Sociology

Date: Jun 9, 2022

Location: Ajman Univeristy AJMAN, Ajman Univeristy AJMAN

Company: Ajman University

The College of Humanities and Sciences, Ajman University, has an opening for the position of Assistant/Associate/ Professor in Social Work, starting Fall semester 2022-2023.

 

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

 

  • PhD Degree directly related to the field of instruction specified (SOCIOLOGY).
  • Applicant should be a graduate of accredited universities, which use credit hours system.
  • Teaching experience in higher education institutes.
  • Excellent English language command as it is the medium of teaching.
  • At least (3) years of experience in teaching in an academic institution applying the credit hour system.
  • The applicant should have published papers in journals within the global databases (Scopus).
  • The applicant is required to give evidence of his/her practical and academic experiences in the area of specialization.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and deliver courses to students in specified discipline areas of study, considering and aiming to achieve the five (5) fundamental standards of the University, those are: Teaching, Research, Training, Expertise and Practice.
  • Evaluate and monitor individual student progress and provide feedback to sustain student success.
  • Research, organize and manage instructional resources, courses outlines, and community networks.
  • Provide consultative expertise as a subject matter expert to the local institutions through pre-approved partnership projects by the University.
  • Ensure a respectful and culturally sensitive learning environment in all college focused activities.
  • Establish and maintain effective work relationships across the organization and community.
  • Motivate and inspire confidence in others (students and colleagues) to overcome limitations to personal growth and success.
  • Ensure required training equipment and supplies are set up in advance and materials are available.
  • Actively seek out methods, procedures and resources to best achieve course and lesson objectives.
  • Support and participate in accreditation initiatives.
  • Maintain relationships with students that are conducive to learning.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to develop and deliver presentations.
  • Ability to work effectively with a multiple diverse community.
  • Ability to create, compose and edit written materials.
  • Program planning and implementation skills.
  • Knowledge of computerized student information systems.

Note:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.