American University of Sharjah, an internationally ranked and accredited American-style university of more than 5,600 students in the United Arab Emirates, seeks full-time faculty members in linguistics or applied linguistics to teach courses in the undergraduate English language program, general education, academic writing and ESP, as well as in the MATESOL program, in the Department of English. Candidates should hold a completed PhD in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics. Applicants with specialization in such areas as sociolinguistics, TESOL, cognitive linguistics, second language acquisition, forensic linguistics, language testing and evaluation are especially welcome. Successful candidates will have a strong record of excellence in teaching, ongoing scholarly publication and a demonstrated 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 as soon as possible (including a statement of teaching experience and research interests), curriculum vitae and three letters of reference via https://tinyurl.com/yau326vt. Completed applications received before March, 31, 2018 will be given priority.