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Adjunct Faculty Position in Sociology
The Department of International Studies at American University of Sharjah invites applications for adjunct faculty positions in sociology for the Fall 2021 semester, which will start on August 29, 2021. Successful candidates will have a PhD in sociology at the time of application and the ability to teach Introduction to Sociology or other sociology courses based on the departmental need, such as Environmental Sociology, Women’s Empowerment, American Society, and Urban Sociology. Candidates must be residents of the UAE at the time of employment.
As a university formed on the American model with English as the language of instruction, we give priority to candidates who have experience in American models of higher education. AUS is licensed and its degree programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education's Higher Education Affairs Division in the United Arab Emirates. AUS has been accredited in the United States of America by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education since June 2004.
Application materials requested for the first stage of evaluation include: a letter of interest in the position, curriculum vitae and contact information for three referents. Please limit your materials to these documents and submit your application via the following link:
Review of applications will be on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Prospective applicants are welcome to contact Dr. Vernon Pedersen ([email protected]) the chair of the search committee and Head of the Department of International Studies, with any questions about the position, the department or American University of Sharjah.