–School of Architecture & Design
International University - Kuwait City
for start during
the Spring 2022 Semester
International University (AIU) in Kuwait is a newly established
University in Kuwait. AIU offers an American style education,
degrees, and majors, with the motive 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
Architecture and Design will be offering degrees in
Architecture, graphic design, and interior design. In future years,
itis expected to then offer more programs at the undergraduate and
The Dean of the
Architecture and Design School 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 Business Advisory Committee for the school
Have experience with the American institutional accreditation
system and process as well as specialized accreditation systems
such as NAAB
The Dean reports to
the Vice President for Academic Affairs and is expected to sit in
on all academic meetings as well as meetings held by other bodies
as appropriate. AIU is a developing university with very dynamic
features. The successful department chair will take part in the
Terminal degree in the relevant academic field from a reputable
Documented record of administrative leadership experience.
Minimum of five years of teaching and research at a higher
Current academic rank of Professor/Associate Professor.
Demonstrated record of collaborative decision-making.
Has experience in a multicultural and multi-linguistic
Demonstrated experience with budget management.
An entrepreneurial spirit.
information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw