Assistant / Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the American University in Dubai invites qualified applicants for the position
of Assistant / Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering to begin teaching in Fall 2020. The vacancy is in the area of
Design and Manufacturing.
The successful candidate for the position will have:
• Undergraduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field from a US-accredited institution at the time of appointment
• A track record of teaching and research in mechanical design and manufacturing, including CAD/CAM systems
• Demonstrated familiarity with relevant modeling and simulation software, and digital manufacturing
• Excellent English written and oral communication skills
The School of Engineering at AUD offers ABET-accredited undergraduate programs leading to Bachelor of Science degrees
in Civil, Computer, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering, and a Master’s program in Construction Management. Our
curricula are supported by state-of-the-art labs and facilities, a diverse group of faculty with outstanding expertise, and
solid links with the professional community. With local and international accreditations in place and through a broad
education grounded in cultural diversity and technical excellence, our graduates continue to be highly sought at the
regional and global levels.
The compensation package for this position is competitive and is based on the expatriate model. Besides tax-exempt basic
salary, it includes housing, annual two-way airfare, health / life insurance, professional memberships, conference
attendance expenses, assistance with children's tuition, and other components.
The American University in Dubai is a private, non-sectarian institution of higher learning founded in 1995. It serves UAE
nationals and international students who seek world-class career-oriented education. AUD, as an international institution
of higher education, encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities
for an international education.