The Department of Accounting and MIS
in the College of Business Administration at GUST invites
applications for a full-time faculty position in Accounting or any
related field to start in Fall 2022. The ideal candidate should
hold a Ph.D. degree in accounting with an active research record in
and has teaching experience and specialization in auditing,
forensic accounting and financial reporting/taxation. The State of
Kuwait does not recognize degrees from online universities.
The ideal candidate who should possess
excellent communication skills in English must be ambitious,
self-motivated, hard-working, with the ability to work both
individually and as part of a multidisciplinary team where
scientific creativity is essential. The applicant must have
completed a PhD in accounting or any related field from a reputable
North American (U.S. or Canada) or European university with at
least three years of teaching experience after the doctoral degree.
Successful candidates should have published good quality research
papers and are expected to publish high-quality research in leading
peer-reviewed journals and work in close collaboration with the
research centers of the Graduate and Research office at GUST.
University for Science and Technology (GUST) was
established in 2002 as Kuwait's first private American-model
liberal arts university and affiliated with the University of
Missouri Saint Louis (UMSL). GUST currently offers several programs
in Arts and Sciences and Business, including an MBA degree. GUST is
internationally accredited by various bodies, including ABET/CAC
(Computer Science), ACA (Mass Communication), AACSB (Business),
NOSS (Foundation Program Unit), and CEA (Foundation Program in
College of Business Administration is accredited by
AACSB and committed to achieving excellence in teaching, impactful
research, and collaborative relationships with local and regional
communities, all in an active learning environment that promotes
leadership, ethics, practical skills, and entrepreneurial
The Mishref campus
expresses GUST’s vision of higher education in Kuwait and provides
the most up-to-date facilities and environment for active learning.
GUST campus gives a strong and positive impression in terms of
design, functionality, and accessibility.
State of Kuwait is
in western Asia in the Middle
East situated in the northern edge of Eastern Arabia at the tip of
the Persian Gulf.
Commitment to Diversity and
GUST is committed to thrive an
environment of cultural diversity with faculty and staff members
originating from a mixture of different cultural backgrounds,
personal and professional experiences, and various traits which
enrich the workplace. Cultural inclusiveness and employment equity
are profoundly embedded in GUST’s mission.
GUST offers generous salary packages
which includes several benefits, including housing and
transportation allowances, educational allowances for children
under the age of 18, private medical insurance as well as annual
airfare return home tickets for self and dependents besides an end
of service indemnity. The state of Kuwait is an income-tax-free
Appointments will be contractual,
open-ended, and renewed upon positive annual performance
evaluations in teaching, research, and service.
Interested applicants are invited to
visit our employment portal (https://apj.gust.edu.kw/talent
to fill out an online form and submit their curriculum vitae,
copies of their degrees, a research statement highlighting past and
current research experience along with the contacts of at least two
references. Applications will be accepted until the position is
filled. Note that this position is NOT located in the United
States, and thus, the selected applicant should be willing to
relocate to Kuwait.
For more inquiries, please email
the human resources department: firstname.lastname@example.org