Lecture in Islamic Finance

Dublin City University

Lecturer – Islamic Finance – Saudi Arabia

Dublin City University in Ireland has partnered with a state of the art local University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to deliver a number of 3rd level degree programmes. This is an exciting opportunity to work with two highly prestigious institutions.

This role initially starts as a 6 month contract with potential for longer term commitments depending upon performance. For this position, in line with a genuine occupational requirement, we are looking to recruit only female staff members for a female only university.                

Job Role:

  • Deliver course content to students across an academic semester(s)
  • Develop resources required to facilitate student learning
  • Set and assess exams and continuous assessments
  • Contribute to research activities such as conferences, seminars etc.
  • Maintain an active and sustainable programme of research
  • Provide academic leadership through helping to maintain and enhance a research culture
  • Develop and deliver modules in a manner consistent with DCU academic standards
  • Use a wide range of learning and teaching methodologies and assessments which foster a positive and supportive learning environment for students
  • Work proactively in improving existing courses and programmes
  • Contribute to the design and development of new courses and programmes and adapt course content depending upon requirements
  • Contribute to team effectiveness, leadership/management and administration.
  • Represent the Universities externally as appropriate

Job Requirements

  • PhD specialism in Finance/Accountancy
  • Experience of lecturing in Islamic Finance is an advantage
  • An active research portfolio publishing new ideas and findings in quality national and international journals

Remuneration & Package

  • Competitive salary.
  • 2 Return Flights per semester (to/from Europe).
  • High Quality Accommodation provided.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Excellent holidays.

To apply, please send a covering letter and your CV via email to terry.obrien@dcu.ie .

Closing date for applications is the 19th December 2016.

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