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Assistant/Associate Professor in Architecture

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Ajman Univeristy AJMAN, Ajman Univeristy AJMAN

Company: Ajman University


The college of Architecture, Art, and Design at Ajman University is seeking a faculty member to serve in full time capacity in the department of Architecture.  A Ph.D. in Architectural Engineering or Architecture is required.   Preference will be given to those with expertise in Design Computation, generative design, and/or construction robotics. The successful candidate will teach and conduct research and consultation and participate in scholarly publications related to the scope of the College.  


Ajman University is a short drive to the vibrant city of Dubai and it is one of the leading universities in United Arab Emirates.  It is ranked in the top 750 universities in the world in the latest QS world ranking. 





Reports to:     Head of the Department of Architecture, College of Architecture, Art and Design


Working relationships & Subordinates:  Members of the department of Architecture





  • 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 industry 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.
  • Advise students on study progression.
  • Perform research and scholarly activities related to the area of expertise.
  • Teach courses as assigned by the department.




PhD Degree directly related to the field of instruction specified.

  • Applicant should be a graduate of accredited universities, which use credit hours system, and English language as a medium of instruction.
  • Teaching experience in higher education institutes.
  • Excellent English language command as it is the medium of teaching.