AACSB Specialist Position at College of Business (COBA), Al Yamamah University - Riyadh
Al Yamamah University (YU) is a young, fast growing, private university that is located in the northern suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. YU was founded in 2001 as one of the first pioneer private higher education institutions in Saudi Arabia. Currently, it consists of three colleges (College of Business Administration (COBA), College of Engineering & Architecture, and College of Law) and the Interlink English Program. English is the official language of instructions at Al Yamamah University. COBA is the largest and it offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with five majors: Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Management Information Systems. As well, the College offers MBA, MHRM, MMIS and EMBA programs. It has embarked on an ambitious vision to be one of the premier colleges of business in Saudi Arabia within the next 5–10 years. To achieve its vision, COBA actively seeks and recruits high quality faculty and talented male and female students.YU has an active Center for Executive Education with a strong connection to the industry.
COBA has an open position for an AACSB specialist, who has, at least, 3-5 year experience in leading AACSB accreditation process for a major business school, a master’s or Ph.D. degree from an AACSB accredited institution, and is fluent in English. Both male and female candidates are encouraged to apply.
An application package, which consists of a cover letter and curriculum, detailing the AACSB experience and expertise, should be emailed to Dr. Abdulaziz Alwathnani, Dean of the College of Business at email@example.com with a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidate screening will start immediately and it will continue until these positions are filled.
Saudi Arabia, which has the largest and the most advanced economy in the MENA region, is a country in transformation in pursuit of Vision 2030. Riyadh, which is a modern city with an excellent infrastructure system, has a large, well-established expatriate community and English is widely spoken in all major Saudi cities. As well, Riyadh has a number of international schools and other quality education options for children.
YU offers an annual rolling employment contract and a competitive compensation package that includes housing allowances and a number of fringe benefits, such as round-trip airline tickets for family annual leave, medical insurances and education tuition fees for children.