Open-Rank Position in Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering Technology & Science

Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE

Position Summary

The HCT is following the international academic standards in classifying faculty according to their qualification & experience in one of the three following ranks:

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Professor

Faculty members are responsible for providing effective instruction Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering. By using various learning methodologies that support a learning by doing philosophy, curriculum is taught to second language learners within a student-centric learning environment that fosters respect for students, their culture, and traditions. Faculty members play an important role in assisting with the development and preservation of system-wide and directorate-specific policies, and are viewed as active participants in academic and extra-curricular events at the College and within the community.


  • Master's Degree in Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering and a professional certification in an area of Mechanical Engineering.
  • PhD Degree in Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering is desirable.
  • Ideally 3 years of Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering teaching/training experience at a tertiary level.
  • Ideally 3 years of relevant industrial experience in an area of Mechanical/Mechatroncis Engineering.
  • Must be able to provide instruction at various levels within the program areas.
  • Experience in developing course curriculum as per accreditation and international standards.
  • Effective presentation skills, both theoretical and practical.
  • Execellent verbal and written communication skills and a demonstrated competency to interact with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Evidence of a personal professional development plan with a membership to an internationally recognized professional association being preferred.
  • Overseas teaching/training experience to non-native English speakers is desirable.

The Higher Colleges of Technology is committed to the recruitment and development of UAE Nationals. We encourage applications from Emirati candidates who can contribute to the HCT’s mission.

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