Job Details
Posting Date
29/10/2018 Expiry Date 20/01/2019 Job Reference Number: 1113-2018-10-29T10:51:02
Assistant Professor
Category Faculty Members College of Sciences
College Sciences
Department Computer Science
Job Purpose

The Department of Computer Science (DCS) at the University of Sharjah (UoS) invites applications for a faculty position at the entry level of an Assistant Professor rank commencing in the Fall semester 2018-2019. Particular areas of interest are virtual reality, animation, or any field within multimedia.  


Applicants should apply online though the UoS website using the below link. The required documents are a cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae (including a research statement, a teaching statement, and names of at least three references who would be willing to write letters of recommendation). Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The Department of Computer Science offers three programs: B.Sc. in Computer Science, B.Sc. in IT Multimedia, and M.Sc. in Computer Science. Both undergraduate programs (Computer Science and IT Multimedia) are accredited by ABET ( ) and the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The M.Sc. in Computer Science program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

Main accountabilities & expectations

The new faculty member will contribute to the departmental scholarly learning, research, and service activities, including students' advising undergraduate students, supervising graduate students, and community service. Expertise in other areas is a plus.

Job Specific Accountabilities
Required Skills
Preferred Qualification & Experience
  • Ph.D. degree in computer science from a well-recognized and reputable university
  • Preferably, two years of teaching experience and demonstrate excellence in teaching and research.
  • Demonstrate ability to teach undergraduate/graduate courses and supervise graduate students.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

The successful candidate must possess a commitment to the ideals of the mission of UoS, which is a committed to:

  • providing its students with an education and learning experience of the highest quality;
  • offering a comprehensive platform of academic and professional programs;
  • promoting the personal, social, academic, and career growth of all students;
  • adding to human knowledge;
  • contributing to the cultural, social and economic progress of society;
  • preserving fostering and promoting the Arab and Islamic culture, heritage and history;
  • contributing to the advancement of learning and to the development of human resources in the Emirate of the Sharjah and the UAE.
Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 2 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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