UOWD6838 - Assistant/Associate Professor - International Business

Business Unit: Academic
Job Family: Faculty
Department: Faculty of Business
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dubai
Position Profile:

The Faculty of Business is the largest faculty within the University of Wollongong in Dubai. The Faculty offers undergraduate, postgraduate and postgraduate research programs in a variety of disciplines including Business Management, Marketing, International Business and Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Economics, Logistics, Quality Management, Applied Finance, Banking and Accounting.

UOWD is seeking applications from candidates to fill the position of a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor in International Business to commence preferably in September 2021.

The position of Assistant/Associate Professor – International Business exists to provide academic quality within the University by maintaining high standards of excellence in teaching, research and administration and in the undertaking of professional/community service activities relevant to the profession or discipline.

To be successful in this position, you must have a Ph.D. in International Business or a closely related management or strategy field preferably from a AACSB accredited institution. Candidates should show a strong commitment to excellent teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience in teaching various international business subjects, particularly with a research focus on innovation and entrepreneurship. The candidate should also be an active researcher with publications in recognized international journals. Research related to strategic impact of international business with specific focus on Middle East, emerging markets, CSR, new economic models and contemporary issues in international business would be given preference.   Industry experience or involvement in executive education would also be beneficial.




To qualify for the above role, the candidate must have the following qualifications

  • PhD. in International Business (or related discipline) preferably from a AACSB accredited institution
  • Teaching experience at an internationally recognized institution
  • Experience in supervising doctoral candidates
  • An active researcher in the field (or related field) with publications in recognized international journals
  • Fluency in the English language (both spoken and written)

Interested candidates must have a strong record of research in related fields supported by documentary evidence of publications. At least one B journal publication is a must.  Publications should be ranked preferably according to the Australian Business Deans’ Council ranking available here: http://www.abdc.edu.au/master-journal-list.php

All faculty members will be required to support the University's Higher Degree by Research (HDR) program.

Compensation & Benefits:

The successful candidate will enjoy interaction with a professional dynamic team of highly respected educators from over 40 different countries and exposure to students from over 120 nationalities.

The University offers an expatriate package, which is an attractive tax free salary. The expatriate package includes six weeks of paid leave per year, private medical insurance for employee and eligible dependents, life and disability insurance and education allowance for dependents. The University is located in Knowledge Park, Dubai and has excellent teaching, learning and research facilities as well as a Library that meets international standards.

To Apply:

Interested applicants must apply before the closing date by visiting our employment website at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae.

 A review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the position(s) are filled.

Closing Date: 30th April 2021 or until the position is filled.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV