Senior Academic Administrators - United Arab Emirates

Zayed University

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 30, 2012
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The University

Zayed University, a premier university in the United Arab Emirates, is an innovative institution based on an international model of higher education across two main campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Zayed University prepares students for a meaningful and successful twenty-first century personal and professional life; to graduate students who will help shape the future of the U.A.E. and to do so in a culturally diverse, humane, technologically advanced, and increasingly global environment.

Zayed University is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education in the U.S.A.


The Opportunity

We are seeking associate/assistant provosts, deans and senior academic administrators who share our commitment to excellence and wish to make a meaningful contribution in a fascinating cultural environment. You will work with a multi-national team, with international faculty and staff, focused on delivering a liberal arts model of general education to our students.


The Requirements

You are a senior, highly qualified academic leader with:

  • An earned doctorate from an accredited institution (or appropriate terminal degree)
  • A successful record of progressive academic administrative leadership above the department chair level.
  • An outstanding record of teaching, scholarship and service.


The Benefits

The Universitys benefits package is highly attractive, with competitive salaries free of tax in the U.A.E., housing, a furniture allowance, annual vacation airline tickets for the employee and immediate family, educational subsidies for children and healthcare are provided to the employee and sponsored family members.


To Apply

Please visit our web site and click on Employment to be directed to the recruitment website. In addition to completing the online application form, attach a cover letter and current CV.


Applications will be reviewed as received until the positions have been filled.

How To Apply

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