Academic Positions
Full time
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University is seeking to appoint a full-time Professor/Associate Professor in Quality Management to support the University’s mission of providing learner-centered, quality smart learning. This involves teaching PhD courses and supervising effectiveness, professional development, research and scholarly/creative activities, institutional service, professional and community service, student advising and involvement, and supervisory responsibilities as assigned.
Candidates should have an international reputation for delivering postgraduate courses in Quality Management and conducting research. A strong interest in the development of quality management courses - related to the PhD program and joint research activities with internal and external scholars is an added advantage.
The appointee will join the Deanship of Research and Doctoral Studies and will be expected to be familiar with PhD dissertation supervision, online teaching platforms and pedagogies, development of smart content for relevant courses and conducting high quality research. Applicants must also demonstrate a commitment to their discipline through scholarly and creative activities.
Main roles & responsibilities
  • Teach postgraduate courses using online learning platforms and smart technologies.
  • Develop instructional materials and e-content for Quality Management courses
  • Supervise, advise and mentor learners in their academic study plan and Ph.D. dissertation.  
  • Develop and deliver professional short courses and workshops for target groups and professional communities.
  • Publish research in high quality Scopus-indexed journals.
  • Write proposals and apply for research grants relevant to Quality Management or related disciplines.
  • Perform administrative duties as needed.
Required qualification & skills
  • Applicants must hold a PhD. Degree from an accredited University relevant to Quality Management with a Quantitate Background.
  • Must have successful teaching experience in an internationally accredited university.
  • Experience working in an online / e-learning environment will be given preference.
  • Demonstrated ability to integrate industry experience and insights into the curriculum and class.
  • Ability to develop and deliver professional workshops.
  • Demonstrated access to professional network to obtain research grants, involve industry players in the learning experience, and collaborate with organizations.
  • Mastery of academic English is a must.
  • Strong emotionally intelligence leadership skills and a team player.
  • Capable of working under pressure while coping with several projects at the same time.
  • Have excellent experience in planning, designing, implementing and evaluating online learning programs and projects.
  • Have an established research record.
  • Competency of communication in  Arabic  is an added advantage.