Associate/ Professor Public Administration Management Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Title: Associate/ Professor Public Administration Management


Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Education

Position: Associate/Full Professor Public Administration Management

Job Description

As part of its renewed strategy, the CBE has reorganized its faculty around themes and challenges, one of which is Innovation in Government and Society. Part of the agenda is to support public authorities in their managerial innovation and organization design. To this end, the College is currently seeking a full-time faculty member, in the rank of associate or full professor, in the domain of public administration, with a special focus on e-governance, and innovation in managerial practices and organizational development for the public administration.

The appointed candidate will be expected to:

Take a leading role in the development and implementation of the activities relating to public administration management;

Engage with public authorities in order to understand their concerns, set clear priorities, and assure sustained relevance of the deployed activities.

Develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses; engage in innovative approaches to learning and teaching; participate in the supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate research projects and/or dissertations;

Develop a relevant research agenda and publish high quality research.

Background information

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), established in 1976 as a federal institution with a focus on intellect, culture, and science, is the oldest and leading university in the UAE. Known for its pioneering spirit, it is one of the top universities in the region, and has a vast and influential alumni network of more than 65.000 graduates. The “UAEU aims to be an innovative, socially-conscious university which will generate a community of future leaders by encouraging collaborative research, providing a learner-centric educational experience and cultivating a spirit of entrepreneurship.” (mission statement). With the vision of “Advancing Knowledge, Serving Society, and Developing Future Leaders.” In line with this mission and vision, the College of Business and Economics (CBE), AACSB accredited since 2000, redefined its strategy, accordingly, reflecting its ambition to «be, from a business angle, a catalyst for technologically-driven innovation in relation with the digital economy and the 4IR», and focusing on

leadership, managerial, business and economic challenges in relation with the 4IR, the digital economy, technologically driven innovation, and induced business-model innovation;

accelerated development of graduate education; and

strengthening corporate relations and internationalization.

Recruitment Process

Please submit your application online at . The application package should include a detailed CV and a letter of interest expressing your motivation for this position, indicating how you meet the selection criteria, and how you think to fill the role and develop the think tank, policy analysis and advisory functions.

Minimum Qualification

Requirements and Selection Criteria

Earned PhD degree in a relevant discipline (e.g., economics, business, public administration) from an internationally recognized university;

Relevant experience in policy analysis and/or advice in relation with public administration management and/or restructuring;

Acquaintance with the managerial aspects of e-governance;

Strong interpersonal skills, willingness to and experience with engagement with public authorities;

Team player, sound management skills to deliver team-ba…