American International University - Kuwait City
For the 2023-2024 Academic year
The American International University (AIU) is looking for dynamic and engaged full time faculty for its new established School of Engineering. We seek individuals who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students, building successful learning environments with students, and collaboratively engage with faculty and mentor students.
AIU invites applicants for a full-time Faculty appointment in the Industrial Engineering program. The ideal candidate is an innovative professional who leverages professional trends and technologies to deliver relevant classroom experiences. The successful candidate will be a leader and current, active member of industrial engineering field, be able to utilize and teach basic engineering sciences, engineering design and engineering materials and manufacturing processes courses, have experience with standard industry tools including 2D & 3D Module, CAD/CAM, AutoCAD and Pro Engineer CAD. Also, the candidate will possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. The position carries the expectation for research and school and college service in addition to teaching responsibilities.
Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching related to their specific expertise within the professional Industrial Engineering curriculum, and be able to work within a small program, specialized in personal attention. Also, we expect leadership in undergraduate programs, curriculum development, mentoring, and startups. We welcome candidates who will diversify our curriculum and our faculty in regard to race, gender and ethnicity.
- PhD degree in Industrial Engineering or related field with focus on Engineering Materials and Manufacturing Processes.
- Effective communication skills in English
- University teaching experience
- Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship
- Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse university community
- Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines
About American International University:
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 University 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.
For more information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw
How to apply:
To apply for this position, please visit the Job Opportunities section of our webpage and submit your resume and cover letter: https://aiu.edu.kw/careers/jobs