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Assistant / Associate Professor of Economics
American University in Dubai

Date Posted May 28, 2019
Title Assistant / Associate Professor of Economics
University American University in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Department School of Business
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2019
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Economics

Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics

The School of Business Administration at the American University in Dubai invites qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics in the following disciplines to begin teaching in Fall 2019.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ph.D. in Economics or a related field from a Western accredited institution at the time of appointment.
  • Ability to teach a broad range of courses in Economics; and particularly in applied Microeconomics.
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ideal candidate will have high quality publications in peer reviewed outlets commensurate with rank; Preference will be given to candidates with Industry experience.

Candidates must demonstrate significant potential and promise of teaching effectiveness and excellence at the undergraduate and MBA levels, active scholarship, a track record of professional development, student advising abilities, as well as other service to the department, school, and community.

The compensation package for this position is competitive and is based on the expatriate model. Besides tax-exempt basic salary, it includes housing, annual two-way airfare, health / life insurance, professional memberships, conference attendance expenses, assistance with children’s tuition, and other components.

The American University in Dubai is a private, non-sectarian institution of higher learning founded in 1995. It serves UAE nationals and international students who seek world-class career-oriented education. AUD, as an international institution of higher education, encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities for an international education.

Applications will be accepted and evaluated until this position is filled.

Interested applicants must submit the following requirements via email to

  • Cover letter
  • Updated CV
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Contact information of three (3) academic/professional references

Alternatively, applicants can submit their application materials to the following postal address:

Faculty Recruitment
The American University in Dubai
P.O. Box 28282, Dubai, UAE

No telephone calls please.
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Human Resources Office
    American University in Dubai
    United Arab Emirates
  • 0097143183145


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