Instructor – Applied Mathematics
The College of Engineering at the Australian University (AU) invites applications for an Instructor position in the area of Mathematics & Physics. Successful candidates should have demonstrated teaching abilities in the related fields of Applied Mathematics (Computational Mathematics/Physics).
AU is one of Kuwait's leading academic institutions that offer learning opportunities in the disciplines of Aviation, Business and Engineering. AU is committed to becoming a pioneer in providing analytical and hands-on skills for its students that are current with the labor market needs. AU focuses on innovative teaching and learning methodologies that in turn reflect on students' thinking approach towards problem solving and project-based learning in many of the offered disciplines. Furthermore, AU advocates the building of a sustainable research and development environment dedicated to contributing to the society and economic development aligned with the New Kuwait 2035 vision.
Successful candidate joining AU can expect a career nourishing experience where career paths are defined, employee recognition and engagement are utmost and professional development opportunities are specified and executed. For all of these reasons and more AU is recognized and accredited by the Investors In People organization, which is a mark in high performance in organizational people management.
AU is dedicated to attracting the highest caliber faculty from across the world to continue offering a multicultural experience for our students, faculty and staff.
To this end, AU seeks instructors that are keen to be part of this dynamic institution that matches the abovementioned position to join the College of Engineering - Mathematics & Physics Department commencing 20th August 2023. At this stage, priority will be given to candidates specialty with a strong record of undergraduate education. Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Essential Qualifications and Experience:
- Applicants must have a Bachelor and Master’s degree in Applied Mathematics (Computational Mathematics/Physics) related discipline from a reputable university, and industry experience is considered a plus.
- Have experience and be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching.
- Be willing and able to engage in curriculum development.
- Have excellent written and oral communication skills in the English Language; and
- The ability to communicate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
You are kindly requested to attach the following documents along with your application:
- A cover letter summarizing teaching and research experience;
- A copy of an updated CV, including nationality, date of birth (for visa purposes);
- A statement of teaching vision;
- The names of three referees, one of which should be an academic supervisor (if possible).
More about AU: Programs at AU lead to diploma and bachelor degrees in a number of engineering, aviation, and business disciplines. The language of instruction is English. AU programs are delivered in cooperation with internationally recognized universities and are accredited both locally and internationally.
AU has a strategic partnership with Central Queensland University (CQU) Australia. Additionally, all the programs offered by the College of Business are accredited by the American Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The engineering programs are accredited by Engineers Australia whereas our Aviation programs are accredited by EASA as an international body and many other local Aviation regulators. Furthermore, our English Language Department is accredited by EAQUALS for its commitment to excellence in English language education.