Academic Advising Faculty

Zayed University  |  Abu Dhabi/Dubai,

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Job Overview

Posted 3 weeks ago Contract

Job Details

Position Title:

Academic Advising Faculty

Job Type: Other
Location: United Arab Emirates
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 11,000 Students
Employer ID: 30193

Benefits

Additional Compensation:
The University offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Additional Compensation:
The University offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Other Education
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Other Education
Experience:

Position Description

The Department of Advising and Academic Development is seeking experienced academic advising faculty to serve as academic advisors for first-year general education students, and to teach in areas for which they are credentialed such as in student development, career exploration, and skills for life. We seek faculty who possess a strong commitment to teaching the University’s core curriculum, and who are advocates of general education as understood in the US model of education. Candidates will be familiar with first-year-experience and with leadership curricula, and they will value teaching introductory student development courses.

 

Teaching load at Zayed University is established at five courses per semester for instructors. Teaching within University College is a unique opportunity to join a progressive College that is actively working to enhance the education of young people in one of the world’s most dynamic nations. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellence in student-centered teaching and will be committed to practices that ensure student success.

 

Candidates are urged to visit University College’s website at:

https://www.zu.ac.ae/main/en/colleges/colleges/__university_college/index.aspx

 

 


Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Educational Studies, Counseling, or related field. 
  • Experience working as an academic advisor and or First Year Experience instructor.
  • Strong commitment to student success.
  • Familiarity with student-centered learning strategies.
  • Demonstrated skills working with different cultures in a sensitive manner.
  • Flexible attitude and ability to work in teams.
  • Native proficiency in written and spoken English.

Application Information

To Apply Visit our web site www.zu.ac.ae and click on ‘Employment’ to be directed to the recruitment website. In addition to completing the online application form, please attach a cover letter, a current CV, attested terminal degree, transcripts, names and contact details of three professional references, teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and teaching evaluations. Please note that successful candidates will be required to obtain equivalency of their terminal degree from the Ministry of Education in the UAE.

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