CEDU - Adjunct Instructor - Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Summer Semester

Dubai, United Arab Emirates | College of Education | Part-time


The American University in the Emirates invites Master. holder applicants for part-time / adjunct faculty.

Academic Semester : Summer  2023-2024 (starting May 27, 2024)

The faculty required will be teaching in one or more of the below Specializations:

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship 

Instruction Language: English and Arabic (bilingual)

Teaching Load:  6 Credit hours per academic semester

Job purpose

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

Qualifications & Education

  • Master degree in the related field from an accredited university in the United States of America or a recognized University accredited by an American Accreditation body
  • Applicant must have completed a Master degree by the time of recruitment from an internationally accredited university.
  • 18 credit hours of graduate studies in the required field
  • WES Equivalency if the degree was not issued from United States

  • A minimum of three (3) articles indexed in Scopus listed journals or five (5) articles in peer-reviewed journals in the past five years”

  • Equivalency from Ministry of Education in UAE


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

The candidate must have either higher Education or Teaching experience in an accredited university in the United States of America.

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

 Job Description

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

Contribute 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.       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.

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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