Job Details
Posting Date
12/01/2023 Expiry Date 12/02/2023 Job Reference Number: 2059-2023-01-12T13:26:45
Associate Professor \ Professor of American Literature
Category Faculty Members College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
College Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Department English Language and Literature
Job Purpose

The Department of English Language and Literature invites applications for an Associate/Full Professor level position in American literature, to begin August 2023. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses such as Early American Literature, 20th Century American Literature, Translation Theory, etc. 

The application package should include covering letter (1 page maximum), Statement of Research Interest, and an up to date CV with clear evidence of teaching and research outputs.

Please don't send any follow up emails or enquiries. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Main accountabilities & expectations
  1.  Teaching 12 credit hours to undergraduate and postgraduate students per semester,
  2. Contributing to the university core curriculum,
  3. Supervising graduation projects,
  4. Contributing to various committees at the Department, College, and University levels,
  5. Contributing to the research profile of the Department & College through innovative and interdisciplinary research publications,
  6. Contributing or leading activities related to program accreditation and quality assurance.
  7. Being an active member in the department, college, and university communities and other responsibilities as assigned by the Head of Department.
Job Specific Accountabilities
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Required Skills -
Preferred Qualification & Experience
  1. PhD in American Literature from a recognized and accredited university by the UAE Ministry of Education.
  2. A minimum of 5 years of teaching experience after obtaining the PhD in American literature.
  3. An evidence of an earned Associate/Full Professor rank from a recognized and an accredited university.
  4. Evidence of relevant research published in Scopus indexed journals.
  5. Experience in teaching English-Arabic Translation courses.
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main) , University of Sharjah (Main),
Competencies

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Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 5 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
Nationality All