Dean - College of Business Administration

Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Academic Officers | Full-time


The American University in the Emirates, with accreditation from the Commission of Academic Accreditation (CAA) is invites applicants for full-time faculty (Full Professor or Associate Professor) to serve in the following vacant position:

  • Dean of College of Business Administration


Education and Experience Requirements

  • Earned PhD Degree from an Internationally Accredited University in the concern applied college
  • Qualifications for appointment as minimum a tenured Associate Professor Rank in an academic department at the college from an Internationally Accredited University
  • Strong academic Track record in research and teaching at a business college
  • 3+ years of experience in key academic administrator position
  • A minimum of 2 years of demonstrated increasing responsibility in strategic planning, fiscal management, resource allocation, and personnel supervision
  • Inclusive and collegial management style able to establish relationships across a wide spectrum of stakeholders, including colleagues, students, and external bodies

The Deans shall report to the Vice President for Academic Affairs on general administrative and coordination functions, related to the various instructional programs and related services offered by AUE.

  • 1.    Instructional Delivery (Teaching Performance) 
    a.    Present research and practice driven teaching and 
    b.    adapt to 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.
    2.    Instructional Management
    Effectively manage the instructional processes 
    3.    Assessment and Evaluation 
    a.    Evaluating students’ performance and grading 
    b.    Provide clear assessment criteria that reflects course content and its learning outcomes.
    c.     Set expectations to students and avoid cognitive biasness.
    4.    Curriculum Development and Review
    Contributes to regular curriculum reviewing and improving the existing curriculum for quality and effectiveness.
    A)    For quality:
    a.    Currency and relevancy of the theories and practice in the field
    b.    Intellectual rigor appropriate to the level of the degree program
    B)    For Effectiveness
    a.    Increasingly complex presentation of theories, principles, and practice
    b.    Increasingly complex levels of analysis and development of competencies
    c.    Application of theories and principles.

    5.    Research, and/or Scholarship
    Actively engage in scholarly activities and publish peer-reviewed articles in area of specialization with increased citations thus contributing to the Mission of the University
    6.    Professional Development
    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.
    7.    Academic Advising and Academic Success
    Provide academic advising and guidance the students in the program learning outcomes, curriculum planning and career planning.
    8.    Service
    Participate by working in a task force or workgroup to accomplish assignment or project such as accreditation, recruitment, research administration, consultation, and service to university, discipline and to community.
    Engaging academic partners as per the signed memorandum of understanding in several activities like joint research, webinars, trainings, workshops, student exchange, faculty exchange, curriculum review.
    9.    Academic Administration
    Provide oversight for efficient administration of the College.
    10.    Academic Program Quality
    Ensure quality teaching, conducive learning environment, and adequate support services for all academic programs offered in the College.
    11.    Academic Program – Sustainability
     Manage the viability and sustainability of the academic programs to meet the needs of the
    stakeholders and compliance requirements
    12.    Academic Support
     Coordinate and provide adequate resources for faculty, student, and support staff for effective.
    operation of the College
    13.    Advancement and Fundraising
    a.    Develop and implement strategies in collaboration with the university's advancement and fundraising team to identify and secure funding from various sources to support the College mission.
    b.    Cultivate relationships with current and prospective donors, ensuring their continued engagement and support for the institution.
    14.    Perform any duties as assigned by the superiors.

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.



Dubai International Academic City – Dubai – United Arab Emirates.