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Job Details
Posting Date
06/Oct/2021 Expiry Date 06/Dec/2021 Job Reference Number: 1689-2021-10-06T13:16:57
Assistant Professor / Associate / Full Professor in Interior Design
CATEGORY Faculty Members College of Fine Arts
College Fine Arts and Design
Job Purpose

The College of Fine Arts and Design seeks a qualified candidate to teach full time interior design courses beginning September 2022.

Main accountabilities & expectations

  • Ability to teach design studio and related courses in the area of interior design, with a special interest in teaching Furniture Design, Lighting Design, Materials and Finishes, History & Theory, Drawing and Drafting, or Computer-Aided Design courses.
  • Strong research abilities and design activities.
  • Outstanding design skills with experience in professional practice.
  • Academically advise undergraduate students.
  • Participate in Program/Department and College assignments, activities, and events.
  • Actively participate in relevant professional activities to improve teaching and subject matter competence.
  • Serve on faculty committees as appointed or elected.
  • Participate in engaged scholarship (Community Engagement) and other activities as assigned by the Department Chair or College Dean.

Required Skills --
Desirable Requirements

Applicants holding PhD/MID/MDes degree or equivalent with an excellent record of academic performance and/or industry experience. Preference given to candidates demonstrating:

    • Effective teaching skills and professional experience.
    • Experience in teaching and learning digital media and technology.
    • Solid knowledge of computer-aided design (AutoCAD, 3D Max).
    • Ability to teach courses in support of design studio.
    • Good record in related research or design & construction industry.
    • Minimum 3 years teaching experience in higher education institutions or 5 years fulltime industry experience in an established design firm.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills (in English).
    • Strong interpersonal skills towards effective professor-student interactions, both one-on-one (student interaction) and in group (classroom) sessions.
    • Sincere interest in assisting each student within a diverse and multi-cultural community to maximize their academic and personal potential.
    • Team player that is motivated to strengthen and advance the department

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Job Criteria
Qualifications Phd
Relevant Experience
Living In UAE Open for all