Future Opportunities - Academic Positions

Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Future Opportunities


At AUE, we understand that talent is diverse and multi-faceted. If you're passionate about our mission but haven't yet found a specific role that matches your expertise, we'd love to connect with you. With this open application, we want to give you the opportunity to share your academic achievements, your experiences, and how you envision becoming part of the AUE community. Let's explore the potential together. 

What Happens Next: 

Once we receive your application, our team at HR will review it and place it on file. While it's not an application for a specific position, we frequently review our open applications to identify potential matches for new positions. If we determine you're a good fit, we'll contact you to discuss the next steps. Equal Opportunity: AUE is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply. Thank you for considering the American University in the Emirates. We're excited about the potential of working together!

What We're Looking For:

  • A passion for education and academic excellence An active researcher in the field of expertise and qualification. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years of teaching /working experience in an internationally accredited university.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level.

  • Independent and proactive approach to tasks
  • Exceptional communication abilities
  • A dedication to continuous learning and personal growth

Qualifications & Education

  • Ph.D./M.F.A/Masters in the related field from an internationally accredited university in the United States of America or an internationally recognized and accredited institution.


  • Ph.D. holders must have a minimum of 2 years of teaching /working experience in an internationally accredited university.
  • Masters holders must have a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience in an internationally accredited university.
  • Proven record of excellence at baccalaureate and graduate program level teaching

Skills / Training / Knowledge

  • Curricular development and review.
  • Record of professional accomplishment including peer-reviewed publications
  • Continued research program and interest in collaboration with another faculty. 
  • Ability to integrate web-based and/or digital technology in the classroom.
  • Willingness to provide service to the University and the College.
  • Excellent English Proficiency and Communication skills for Faculty teaching in English
  • Excellent Arabic Proficiency and Communication skills for faculty teaching in Arabic


About American University in the Emirates (AUE) 

Established in 2006, the American University in the Emirates has become a cornerstone of higher education in the GCC region. With a modern campus and esteemed faculty, AUE proudly welcomes students from all corners of the globe. Our mission is to foster academic excellence, innovation, and the holistic growth of our students, preparing them for a world of opportunities.

Colleges information:

College of Business Administration

  • Business Administration
  • Hospital and Healthcare Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Information Technology Management
  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • E-Commerce & Marketing
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Accounting
  • Project Management & Leadership
  • Public Administration
  • Data Analysis
  • Equine Studies
  • General Management
  • Quantitative Analysis

College of Media & Mass Communication

  • International Relations
  • Public Relations (Available in English and Arabic)
  • Radio and Television
  • Integrated Marketing Research

 College of Security & Global Studies

  • Security and Strategic Studies
  • Security and Information Analysis
  • Master of Arts in Diplomacy
  • Crisis Management
  • Disaster Management
  • Emergency Management
  • Risk Management

College of Design

  • Digital Animation
  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Interior Design

College of Computer & Information Technology

  • Digital Forensics
  • Network Security
  • Information Technology Management
  • Computer Science
  • Knowledge Management

College of Law

  • Business Law
  • International Law
  • Arbitration
  • Criminal Sciences
  • Sports Law

College of Education

  • General Education Requirements
  • Special Education
  • Social Science
  • Anthropology
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Instruction Language: English & Arabic

Teaching Load:  

- 12 credit hours per academic semester (Fall and Spring Semester) for faculty members having a Ph.D. and Master of Fine Arts. 

- 15 credit hours  per academic semester (Fall and Spring Semester) for faculty members having a Master of  Arts or Master of Science (Applicable only for General Education Courses)

- 6 credit hours per academic semester for Adjunct / Part-Time faculty members 

Job purpose

Responsible for providing students with professional expertise in teaching, assessing student work, academic advising, participating in administrative and committee activities, professional service, and community service. 



  • Expected to present research and practice-driven teaching
  • Adapt to the latest pedagogical techniques that stimulate students to inquiry and to encompass a broad and coherent body of knowledge, attaining the skills and competencies through engaging delivery techniques and development of appropriate assessments
  • Supervision of thesis, capstone and internship assignments of students
  • Actively engage in scholarly activities and publish peer-reviewed articles in the area of specialization thus contributing to the Mission of the University.
  • Provide academic advising and guidance to the students in the program's learning outcomes, curriculum planning, and career planning.
  • Evaluating students’ performance and grading. Providing clear assessment criteria that reflect course content and its learning outcomes, setting expectations to students, avoiding cognitive biasness.
  • Contributes to regular curriculum reviewing and improving the existing curriculum or developing new specialization or program.
  • Participate by working in a task force or workgroup to accomplish assignments or projects such as accreditation, recruitment, research administration, consultation, and service to university, discipline and to the community.
  • Acquire latest academic techniques, discipline and professional certification, technology-related development, and leadership development through attending in-campus and out-campus workshops, seminars and training.


About American University in the Emirates (AUE):

The American University in the Emirates (AUE) invites applications from well-qualified candidates for a range of faculty and administrative positions. AUE is located in Dubai Intl. Academic City.

AUE is not just a place of learning but a hub of innovation and growth, where your expertise and aspirations find a welcoming environment.

At AUE, we believe Nothing is Impossible is the Pathway to Success

AUE comprises seven dynamic colleges: College of Law, College of Education, College of Design, College of Business Administration, College of Media and Mass Communication, College of Computer Information Technology and College of Security and Strategic Studies. Each college boasts unique strengths and prestigious accreditations, reflecting our commitment to providing a world-class education.

The American University in the Emirates is accredited by SACSCOC (the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges) to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels

The American University in the Emirates is officially licensed to operate as a higher education institution and all its programs are accredited by CAA (the Commission for Academic Accreditation), Ministry of Education, United Arab Emirates.

The College of Business Administration is a proud member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)and its degree programs (Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Sport Management) are accredited by AACSB) as of 2022.

The Bachelor of Computer Science in the College of Computer Information Technology is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

NASAD (The National Association of Schools of Art and Design) has granted the Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design, Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science in Interior Design, and Bachelor of Science in Animation in the College of Design, the designation of Substantial Equivalency with accredited programs in the United States.



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