Careers at ADU

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Current Openings

Abu Dhabi University offers a wide range of career opportunities for both Academic and Administrative roles at all our campuses Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Dubai and Al Dhafra from entry-level positions, supported by training and development, to professional level positions for individuals with several years of work experience. We pride ourselves on attracting the very best talent in education from across the globe.

We are driven by our Vision to be a leading University in the MENA region providing graduates with the knowledge, skills, and mindset to become the leaders of tomorrow.

Faculty Careers

The Department of Applied Sciences, in the College of Arts and Sciences is recruiting faculty in:

  • Biology
  • Bio Chemistry
  • Physics

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Full Time Assistant Professor/Associate Professor Position (Strategic Communication) at the Department of Mass Communication. The candidate should be a bilingual who can teach in both our English and Arabic streams of the program.

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The Department of Languages, within the College of Arts and Sciences is recruiting Full-time faculty position in English

A Master’s or Ph. D. in English Applied Linguistic/Language from a reputable university is required. The candidate must have an outstanding track record of their career, with expertise in one (or several) of the following areas: English Composition, Business Communication, Technical Writing, and other related fields.

The candidates must have three (3) – five (5) years of teaching experience in Higher Education.

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The Department of Education, within the College of Arts and Sciences seeking applications for the Full-time faculty position specializing in Educational Leadership at the rank of Associate/Assistant Professor to start immediately in Spring for the Academic year 2021/22

Successful candidates are expected to teach at the graduate level, establish and maintain active research programs that lead to peer-reviewed publications in high-impact professional journals, and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession. The candidate must possess excellent communication skills.

Successful candidates are also expected to be involved in thematic research within one or more of the University’s research priority areas.

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The Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, within the College of Arts and Sciences is recruiting for the Full-time faculty position in Innovation/ Leadership.

A Masters or Ph. D. in Innovation/Entrepreneurship/Leadership from a reputable university is required. The candidate must have an outstanding track record of their career, must have three (3) – five (5) years of teaching experience in Higher Education.

Successful candidates are expected to teach at the undergraduate level. Candidates are also expected to have a strong research potential to be involved within one or more of the University’s research priority areas. Candidates are also expected to contribute to course development and offer service to the college and the university

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Full Time Assistant Professor Position (Media Production & Broadcasting) at the Department of Mass Communication. The candidate should be a bilingual who can teach in both our English and Arabic streams of the program.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Abu Dhabi University seeks a candidate for faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor specializing in Media Production & Broadcasting, a position beginning in Spring, 2022.

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Full Time Senior Instructor Position (Strategic Communication) at the Department of Mass Communication. The candidate should be a bilingual who can teach in both our English and Arabic streams of the program.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Abu Dhabi University seeking for a Senior Instructor of Mass Communication specializing in Strategic Communication, a position beginning in Spring, 2022.

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The Department of Math & Statistics, within the College of Arts and Sciences is recruiting for Full-time faculty position in Mathematics

A Master’s or Ph. D. in a related discipline from a reputable university is required. The candidate must have an outstanding track record of their career, with expertise in one (or several) of the following areas: Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and other related fields.

The candidates must have three (3) – five (5) years of teaching experience in Higher Education.

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The department of Computer Science and Information Technology is currently inviting applications for a two full-time faculty appointment for Spring 2021-22 which starts February 2022, one in Abu Dhabi Campus and the second in Al Ain Campus (Pending budget approval). The appointment is at the level of Assistant Professor, but exceptional candidates will be considered for higher levels depending on qualifications and relevant experience.

Applicants from the following areas are encouraged to apply: 

  • Data Mining, Big Data Analytics
  • Game Development
  • Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics
  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
  • Software Engineering, Cloud computing

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Full Time Senior Instructor Position (Media Production & Broadcasting) at the Department of Mass Communication. The candidate should be a bilingual who can teach in both our English and Arabic streams of the program.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Abu Dhabi University seeks a candidate for faculty position at the rank of Senior Instructor specializing in Media Production & Broadcasting, a position beginning in Spring, 2022. The successful candidate should be able to teach on a full-time basis the following undergraduate courses such as:

- Introduction to Film - Short Film Production

- Introduction to Graphic Design - TV and Radio News

- Web Design and Development - Digital Photography

- Video Editing and Visual Effects - Writing for Broadcast and New Media

- Screenwriting - Directing for Documentary

- Radio Production - Single & Multi Camera Production

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The department of Computer Science and Information Technology is currently inviting applications for a two full-time faculty appointment for Spring 2021-22 which starts February 2022, one in Abu Dhabi Campus and the second in Al Ain Campus (Pending budget approval). The appointment is at the level of Assistant Professor, but exceptional candidates will be considered for higher levels depending on qualifications and relevant experience.

Applicants from the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Data Mining, Big Data Analytics
  • Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics
  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
  • Software Engineering, Cloud computing

 

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Staff Careers

The IMTS department is looking into hiring an IMTS Support Specialist for the Al Ain Campus at Abu Dhabi University. The purpose of this role is to provide IT support to end users for computer hardware, software, other technology equipment, and business-related applications. The Support Specialist serves as the primary contact for all incoming calls and email requests for technical support.

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Full Time Media Lab Specialist (TV Studio, Radio and Editing Lab) at the Department of Mass Communication, College of Arts & Sciences. The candidate should be a bilingual who can support in both our English and Arabic streams of the program.

We are looking to recruit an individual to help support students in their TV studio, radio & editing lab courses and offer tutorial sessions. Applicant should have an understanding of broadcast technologies and have experience in working in or operating a professional television studio and related equipment such as lighting, vision mixing and audio systems. Proficient in video & audio editing software such as adobe premiere, after effects, photoshop and in design is required.

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Strong emphasis on recruiting

Recruitment Process

As a large, ever-changing organization, new opportunities become available regularly. Our selection criteria are specific, justifiable, measurable and non-discriminatory.

We couple knowledge, experience and skills together with matching values of the applicant to that of Abu Dhabi University's.

We place a strong emphasis on recruiting highly qualified and professional workforce, possessing a variety different experience and background.

We strongly encourage diversity and are always on the look out to recruit candidates who are:

Determined Focused Ready to Succeed

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