Job Details
Posting Date
07/10/2021 Expiry Date 07/12/2021 Job Reference Number: 1693-2021-10-07T09:55:51
Assistant Professor
Category Faculty Members College of Computing & Informatics
College Computing & Informatics
Department Computer Science
Job Purpose
Starting new programs in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science to serve the needs of UAE & the region, to provide qualified professionals in these domains and serve UAE agenda in moving to digital and knowledge economy
Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Community Services

Job Specific Accountabilities

The College of Computing and Informatics at the University of Sharjah invites qualified candidates from the academic ranks Assistant Professor to apply for full-time faculty position in: Biomedical Informatics and Data Science. The commencement date of the position is in September 2022.

The successful candidates are expected to:

  • Teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.
  • Contributing to the research activities and initiate research projects leading to effective publications in journals with high ranking and patents
  • Supervising postgraduate students' research projects and theses (Masters/PhD)
  • Contributing to the development of courses and programs (both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels) offered by the College of Computing and Informatics) and accreditation especially ABET Accreditation and CAA of UAE
  • Performing all assigned administrative tasks by the program/department, college and university
  • Mentoring and advising of students at all levels
Required Skills
  • Have a Ph.D. in the areas specified above or in closely related fields (From a reputable and internationally recognized University).
  • Have demonstrated effective teaching experience in the above-mentioned fields or related ones at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • Have a strong record of accomplishment of research publications in refereed scholarly international journals with good impact factors.
  • Experience in supervising Senior Design Projects, Master and PhD Theses/Dissertations
  • Interest and experience in bridging links with industry and the community are also expected
Preferred Qualification & Experience

Minimum qualification includes:

Ph.D. in the areas specified above or in closely related fields (From a reputable and internationally recognized University).


Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies

Behavioral CompetencyDescription
Integrity & Respect
  • Must be able to integrate with diverse faculty members from different background. The candidate must respect his/her colleagues, students and the traditions of the region
Adaptability
  • Must be able to adapt to the continuous advancement in the field
Communication
  • Must have excellent communication skills
Organization
  • Manage his/her time in efficient way while contributing to teaching, research and community service
Conflict Management
  • Must be able to manage any conflict that may arise while performing assigned duties and working in different committees at the department, college or University level.
Accountability & Accuracy
  • Must be accountable for his/her actions and be accurate in performing the assigned duties


Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 2 or more
Living In UAE Open for all