Assistant/Associate Professor in Petroleum Engineering Jobs in UAE at American University of Ras Al Khaimah

Title: Assistant/Associate Professor in Petroleum Engineering

Company: American University of Ras Al Khaimah

Location: UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Education

Location: Ras Al-Khaimah

Job Description and Requirements

The Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor position in Petroleum Engineering program to begin Fall 2020. Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering with specialization in reservoir simulation, reservoir characteristics, and stimulation and production. The applicant must demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching, research and service. The successful candidate will be expected to be active in research in his/her fields of interests, incorporate high-impact educational practices in his/her teaching, advise undergraduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and community.

The successful candidate is expected to teach the following courses: Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Reservoir Simulation, Stimulation and Intervention in Petroleum Production Operations, Applied Reservoir Geology, and Water Flooding. Additionally, the candidate should be capable of teaching introductory level courses and supervise senior design projects. All classes and other campus activities are conducted only in English.

Applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, a brief description of teaching philosophy and courses taught, a research statement, transcripts, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references.

Primary Responsibilities

Teaching petroleum engineering courses

Participation in departmental, school, and university committees and activities

Advising and mentoring students

Participation in outreach activities, such as continuing education workshops, conferences and seminars

Involvement in research activities both inside and outside the department

Required Qualifications

Ph. D. in Petroleum Engineering from an accredited institution of higher education

University teaching experience

Effective oral and written English communication skills

Commitment to excellence in teaching, including the use of high-impact educational practices, and scholarship

Interest and experience in working effectively with a diverse student population

Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines


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