American International University
This position accepts single, unaccompanied candidates only
for the 2023-2024 Academic year
American International University (AIU) is looking for dynamic and engaged full-time faculty for its newly-established Schools of Architecture and Design, Business, and Engineering, and Computing. We seek individuals who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students, building successful learning environments with students, collaboratively engaging with faculty, and mentoring students.
AIU invites applicants for a full-time Faculty, for English. 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 his/her field. In addition, this individual will possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. The position carries the expectation for research and school and University service in addition to teaching responsibilities.
Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching related to their specific expertise within the General Education 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 regarding race, gender, and ethnicity.
- Ph.D. in English or a related field
- 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
- University Teaching: 5 years (Preferred)
- English (Required)
- Arabic (Preferred)
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, coeducational 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 offers degree programs in Engineering, Architecture, Design, and Business Administration where the language of instruction is English.
For more information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw