Faculty Position in Accounting

Zayed University - College of Business

Zayed University invites applications for accounting faculty beginning January 2018. Rank is open depending on qualifications. 

Zayed University is a leading public institution in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with twin campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The University has experienced rapid growth and serves approximately 10,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students. English is the primary language of instruction. The UAE is a progressive country known for its high standard of living and its safe, family-friendly, multi-national environment. 

The College of Business is the largest College at Zayed University and has approximately 900 undergraduate and 200 graduate students. The College is accredited by AACSB. Zayed University emphasizes both teaching and research. Most teaching is conducted in the undergraduate program, but a few courses are offered in the MBA program. 

Qualifications include a Ph.D. with an accounting emphasis from a university that is recommended by the UAE Ministry of Education, and preference is given to candidates with degrees from AACSB-accredited schools. Ph.D. candidates in advanced stages of the dissertation may also be considered. Candidates must also demonstrate excellent teaching capabilities and strong publication records or potential. The ability and willingness to work with diverse cultures in a constantly changing environment is essential. 

The University’s compensation and benefits package is highly attractive, with competitive salaries free of tax in the UAE, housing, furniture allowance, annual vacation airline tickets for the employee and immediate family, and educational subsidies for eligible children. 

Please visit www.zu.ac.ae for more information. To apply, send the following documents to the Chair of Recruitment Committee samy.garas@zu.ac.ae 

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Copy of all academic degrees
  4. Research or working papers (3 minimum)
  5. Teaching philosophy statement
  6. Statement of Research
  7. Student evaluation report
  8. Reference letters (3 minimum)
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