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Faculty Position in Management with a Focus in Entrepreneurship
American University of Sharjah

  • Feb. 12, 2018
  • Faculty Position in Management with a Focus in Entrepreneurship
  • School of Business Administration
  • American University of Sharjah
    Sharjah, Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates
  • Open until filled
  • Aug. 18, 2018
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Entrepreneurship
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The Department of Management at American University of Sharjah invites applicants for a faculty position in management to begin in Fall Semester 2018. Candidates with interest and prior experience in teaching courses related to entrepreneurship, strategy and management principles across all levels are encouraged to apply. Appointments are available at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Visiting appointments will be strongly considered. The salary is competitive, commensurate with experience, and is free of income tax. Free housing, paid utilities and other excellent benefits are also provided.

Job Qualifications: Candidates must have a PhD in Management with a focus in entrepreneurship (or equivalent) from an AACSB-accredited or EQUIS-accredited university. Assistant Professors must have demonstrated competency in pursuing research and teaching in the field of entrepreneurship. Appointments at the senior levels require an established research record. A successful candidate must be able to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and in executive education programs.

Application Procedure: To apply, please email a cover letter detailing your interest in the position, your curriculum vita, and the contact information of at least three references to Kristine Castelltort, Assistant to the Dean, School of Business Administration at Additional documents will be solicited from qualified candidates. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

  • About the School of Business Administration: The School of Business Administration enrolls more than 1,400 undergraduate and 120 graduate students and was recently ranked the #1 Business School in the Arab region by US News. The school offers the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree with majors in management information systems, marketing, management, finance, economics and accounting. Graduate degrees include the Master of Business Administration and the Master of Science in Accounting. A PhD program was approved by the AUS Board of Trustees in 2015 and is expected to be launched shortly. The school is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and recently completed a successful reaccreditation review. The Department of Management has 18 full-time faculty members.

    About AUS: American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution that is proud of its role as a leading comprehensive coeducational university, serving students from the region and around the world. As a provider of quality higher education in the Gulf, AUS is licensed and its programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education’s Higher Education Affairs Division in the United Arab Emirates. AUS is also accredited in the United States of America by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In addition to the School of Business Administration, the university includes the College of Engineering, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the College of Architecture, Art, and Design, serving more than 5,600 students. The university curricula, teaching standards and employment norms are fully in tune with the American model of higher education. The university is located in the University City’s magnificent campus, which is only 30 minutes away from Dubai International Airport.

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  • Kristine Castelltort
    School of Business Administration
    American University of Sharjah
    Sharjah, Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates


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