Assistant / Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering
The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the United Arab Emirates University invites applicants for a faculty position in the areas related to Aerospace Dynamics, Aerospace Systems and Control and Flight Stability or other areas of Aerospace Engineering. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to research excellence and publication in top journals as well as teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable active research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Qualification Applicants must have an earned doctorate in one of the announced areas (Aerospace Dynamics and Control) from a reputable western university. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. The applicant should have proven teaching experience in some the following subjects in both Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Programs: Flight Dynamics and Control, Spacecraft Engineering Design, Spacecraft Dynamics, and Control, Aviation Regulations and Certification, and Aircraft Design. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.
Preferred Qualification Ph.D in related fields from an internationally recognized University and proven record of publication in top-ranked journals and relevant teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Experience in airworthiness, aviation regulations, certification and participation in industrial projects are preferred.
Assistant or Associate Professor with strong research capabilities and proven publications list in top journals.