The American University of Sharjah, an internationally ranked and accredited American-style university of 6000 students in the United Arab Emirates, seeks a visiting faculty member for a spring 2018 full-time appointment to teach four courses in Advanced Academic Writing and English for Specific Purposes in the Department of English. The Department of English is especially interested in candidates with deep experience teaching, and research interests in, undergraduate academic writing.
Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant field, a record of excellent teaching, active scholarly publication, and a commitment to productive institutional service. As a university formed on American models, AUS will give priority to candidates who have substantial experience in American models of higher education.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application (including a statement of teaching experience and research interests), curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference via http://acg-apps1.aus.edu/cas/empapp/apply.php?p=ENG-17-04. Completed applications received by November 19, 2017 will be given priority.