Associate Dean –
School of Engineering
International University - Kuwait City
International University (AIU) – Kuwait is a newly established
University, with the first engineering student cohort admitted to
University in Fall 2020. AIU offers an American style education,
degrees, and majors to educate and serve the people of Kuwait as
well as international students. The University provides high
quality, relevant, and varied educational programs and
opportunities for the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth
of all members of its community. The University values its role as
an educational leader that promotes individual development and
improves the overall quality of life in a diverse community.
It offers academic and professional programs, which lead to degrees
from the associate through baccalaureate and masters.
The school of
engineering will be offering degrees in civil engineering, computer
science, electrical and computer engineering, industrial
engineering, mechanical engineering and biomedical engineering.
More programs at undergraduate and graduate levels may be offered
in the future.
The Associate Dean
of the Engineering School, in conjunction with the Dean of
Engineering, is responsible for supervising all aspects of
the school, including the following:
Full time and adjunct faculty
All degree programs within the school
Course and Degree Program Assessment
Website maintenance for the School
Searches for new and replacement positions
Budget for the School
Promotion of Research and Scholarship
Maintaining the Engineering Advisory Committee for the
Have experience with the American institutional accreditation
system and process as well as specialized accreditation systems
such as ABET
The Associate Dean
reports to the Dean of School of Engineering and is expected to
jointly lead the program. AIU is a developing university with very
dynamic features, it is expected that the associate department
chair will take part in the university development.
Doctoral degree in a relevant academic field from a reputable
Minimum of six years of teaching and research at a higher
Current academic rank of Professor/Associate Professor
Demonstrated record of collaborative decision-making;
Have experience in a multicultural and multi-linguistic
Demonstrated experience with budget management;
An entrepreneurial spirit.
AIU is a new
institution of higher education in Kuwait with the first student
cohort admitted in fall 2019. It is a private, co-educational
institution offering undergraduate degrees based on the American
model of higher education. Through its educational programs, the
College serves the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth of
all members of its community. AIU’s offers degree programs in
Engineering, Architecture, and Design, and Business Administration
where the language of instruction is English.
information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw