Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF), was founded in 2010 to continue fulfilling QF’s vision of unlocking human potential. HBKU is an emerging research University that acts as a catalyst for transformative change in Qatar and the region while having global impact.
The College of Islamic Studies (CIS) at HBKU was established as a home for contemporary Islamic studies, with the aim of becoming a hub for exceptional faculty and students who engage in meaningful dialogue about Islam and Muslims. It offers two dynamic graduate programs: an MA in Islamic studies and an MS in Islamic finance (with multiple specializations). Plans are also underway to offer PhD degrees in these two areas. The college houses several distinguished research centers and brings together scholars and thought leaders from around the world.
CIS is inviting applications and nominations for the position of associate dean for academic affairs, at the rank of associate professor or professor in Islamic studies. This position reports directly to the dean.
The ideal candidate must:
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
HBKU offers an attractive compensation package that includes a tax-free salary and additional benefits such as educational allowance, furnished accommodation, annual paid leave, annual airfare cost, and medical insurance.
Candidates should submit their complete application (CV, cover letter, research statement, teaching statement and names of three references with their full contact information):
The position will remain open until filled. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. Candidates are expected to start by fall 2018.
Hamad Bin Khalifa University is an equal opportunity educator and employer. We are committed to maintaining culturally and academically diverse staff of the highest caliber.