CLAW - Faculty - Sports Law - القانون الرياضي

Dubai, United Arab Emirates | CLAW | Full-time

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The American University in the Emirates invites Ph.D. holder applicants for full-time faculty (Professor and Associate Professor ).

 

The faculty required will be teaching in one or more of the below Specializations:

  • Sports Law - القانون الرياضي

 Instruction Language: Arabic

Teaching Load:  24 credit hours per academic year (12 credit hours each Semester)

 Job purpose

Responsible to provide students with professional expertise in teaching, assessing student work, academic advising, participating in administrative and committee activities, professional service, and community service. 

Qualifications & Education

  • Ph.D. in the related Law field (Public Law or Sports Law) from an accredited university in the United States of America or a recognized University accredited by an American Accreditation body.
  • A doctoral thesis or a master's thesis focused in the area of sports law
  • 18 credit hours of graduate studies in the required field.
  • Minimum three research publication in the field of sports law in Scopus journals 

Experience 

  • Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of teaching experience at a post-graduate level in an internationally accredited university.
  • Applicant must have experience in supervising theses and dissertations for postgraduate students
  • Proven record of excellence at baccalaureate and graduate program level teaching
  • An active researcher in the field of sport Law
  • Experience in the field of sport is preferable

 

Skills / Training / Knowledge

  • Curricular development and review.
  • Record of professional accomplishment including peer-reviewed publications
  • Continued research program and interest in collaboration with another faculty. 
  • Ability to integrate web-based and digital technology in the classroom.
  • Willingness to provide service to the University and the College.
  • Excellent English Proficiency and Communication skills for Faculty teaching in English
  • Excellent Arabic Proficiency and Communication skills for faculty teaching in Arabic

Key Competencies

Critical competences

Weighting (%)

(Must add up to 100%)

Teaching / Class Activities

20%

Academic Advising

10%

Research Activities

20%

Curriculum Development

15%

Professional Development Activities

15%

Community Service

10%

University Service

10%

 

Responsibilities:

  • Expected to present research and practice-driven teaching
  • Adapt to the latest pedagogical techniques that stimulate students to inquiry and to encompass a broad and coherent body of knowledge, attaining the skills and competencies through engaging delivery techniques and development of appropriate assessments
  • Supervision of thesis, capstone and internship assignments of students
  • Actively engage in scholarly activities and publish peer-reviewed articles in the area of specialization, thus contributing to the Mission of the University.
  • Provide academic advising and guidance to the students in the program's learning outcomes, curriculum planning, and career planning.
  • Evaluating students’ performance and grading. Providing clear assessment criteria that reflect course content and its learning outcomes, setting expectations to students, avoiding cognitive biases.
  • Contribute to regular curriculum reviewing and improving the existing curriculum or developing new specialization or program.
  • Participate by working in a task force or workgroup to accomplish assignments or projects such as accreditation, recruitment, research administration, consultation, and service to the university, discipline, and the community.
  • Acquire the latest academic techniques, discipline and professional certification, technology-related development, and leadership development through attending in-campus and out-campus workshops, seminars, and training.

LOCATION:

American University in the Emirates – Dubai International Academic City – Dubai – United Arab Emirates.