Assistant Professor - Marketing

University of Wollongong in Dubai – Faculty of Business



About the Faculty: 

UOWD is seeking applications from candidates to fill the position of a full-time Assistant Professor in Marketing to commence preferably in Autumn 2020. 

The Faculty of Business is the largest faculty within the University of Wollongong in Dubai. The Faculty offers undergraduate, postgraduate and Higher Degree Research programs in a variety of disciplines, including Accounting, Finance & Economics; Marketing, Management and Operations, Innovation and Entrepreneurship among others. 

Position Profile: 

The position of Assistant Professor - Marketing exists to provide academic quality within the University by maintaining high standards of excellence in teaching, research and administration and in the undertaking of professional/community service activities relevant to the profession or discipline. 
To be successful in this position you must have prior experience of teaching both undergraduate and post-graduate courses in core areas of Marketing. Specific teaching and learning experience in areas including Creating and Marketing new products, Strategic Brand Management, Digital Marketing and Marketing Communication is a requirement for the position. Candidates should have a PhD in Marketing, from an Accredited University, with strong evidence of scholarly impact. Practice impact through relevant Industry experience or involvement in executive education is also desirable.   

Qualifications: 

To qualify for the above role, candidate must have the following qualifications 

  • PhD. in the discipline from an accredited international academic institution 
  • Teaching experience at an internationally recognized institution 
  • An active researcher in the field with publications in high impact journals
  • Experience in supervising Masters Research/ doctoral candidates 
  • Fluency in the English language (both spoken and written)  

Compensation & Benefits: 

The successful candidate will enjoy interaction with a professional dynamic team of highly respected educators from over 30 different countries and exposure to students from over 105 nationalities. 

The University offers an expatriate package, which is an attractive tax free salary. The expatriate package includes six weeks of paid leave per year, private medical insurance for employee and eligible dependents, life and disability insurance and education allowance for dependents. The University is located in Knowledge Park, Dubai and has excellent teaching, learning and research facilities as well as a Library that meets international standards. 

To Apply: 

Interested applicants must apply before the closing date by visiting our employment website at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae. A review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the position(s) are filled. 

Closing Date:  15th October 2020 or until the position is filled.