Assistant Professor in Management Information Systems (MIS)
The Australian College of Kuwait (ACK) is one of Kuwait’s leading academic institutions that offer learning opportunities in the disciplines of Engineering, Aviation and Business studies. ACK is committed to become a pioneer in providing hands on technical and practical skills for its students that are current with the labor market needs. With approximately 3000 students, ACK focuses on innovative teaching and learning methodologies that in turn reflect on students’ thinking approach towards problem solving and project based learning in many of the disciplines we offer.
ACK is committed to provide support for outstanding academic research and well defined innovative teaching capabilities, which are reflected in our tailored operational centers, our ACK Scientific Research Center and our Teaching and Learning Center.
When you join ACK you can expect a career nourishing experience where career paths are defined, employee recognition and engagement are utmost and professional development opportunities are defined and executed. For all of these reasons and more ACK is recognized and accredited by the Investors In People organization, which is a mark in high performance in organizational people management.
ACK is dedicated to attract the highest caliber faculty from across the world to continue offering a multicultural experience for both our students and colleagues.
To this end, the Australian College of Kuwait seeks experienced faculty members that are keen to be part of this dynamic institution that match abovementioned academic ranks to join the Business Management Department commencing September 2018. Preferred area of specialty is Management Information Systems (MIS).
Essential Qualifications and Experience:
- A PhD in relevant field preferably with experience in university teaching, research or serving the professional industry;
- Industry exposure through research, consultancy, or professional activities;
- Scholarly publications in international specialized journals;
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English Language; and
- The ability to communicate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
You are kindly requested to attach the following documents along with your application:
- A cover letter summarizing teaching experience;
- A copy of an updated CV, including nationality, date of birth (for visa purposes); and
- The names of three referees, one of which should be an academic supervisor.
More about ACK: Programs at ACK lead to diploma and bachelor degrees in a number of engineering, aviation and business disciplines. The language of instruction is English. ACK programs are delivered in cooperation with internationally recognized universities, and are accredited both locally and internationally.
ACK has a strategic partnership with Central Queensland University (CQU) Australia and Cape Breton University (CBU) Canada. Additionally, the engineering programs are accredited by Engineers Australia whereas our Aviation programs are accredited by EASA as an international body and many other local Aviation regulators. Furthermore, our English Language Department is accredited by Eaquals for its commitment towards excellence in English language education. ACK is also an ISO 9001:2015 certified organization. ACK is also a member of the Association of Arab Universities (AArU). More information about ACK can be obtained from the webpage: http://www.ack.edu.kw//.