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Faculty Job Openings at the American University of Bahrain:

Department Chair:

The American University of Bahrain is an American-style institution of higher education located on a new 75,000 sqm campus in Riffa, the Kingdom of Bahrain.  The campus is part of a larger complex of educational institutions co-located in the center of the island. AUBH opened its doors this past September and launched five programs in the three Colleges of Business & Management, Engineering, and Architecture & Design.  To support the requirements of the business programs, we are hiring a Department Chair. This is a 12-month appointment scheduled to begin in Fall 2021.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Ideal candidates will have a terminal degree from a U.S.-accredited institution.

The Department Chair will provide strategic leadership in the development and coordination of programs which contribute to the fulfilment of the University’s strategic priorities set for the Faculty. The Chair will coordinate with others in the program to develop excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and knowledge transfer/enterprise to enhance the quality of the student experience. The Chair must be adept at cross cultural communication and managing diverse backgrounds. The Chair will work with the Provost to operate within the policies, procedures, regulations and framework of the institution.

To apply for the position, send a cover letter, CV, and the name of 5 references to: ProgSearchataubh.edu.bh. Inquiries can be sent to mark.shermisataubh.edu.bh.  Positions will be open until filled, but initial screening will begin on May 15th.

Engineering Department Chair:

The American University of Bahrain is an American-style institution of higher education located on a new 75,000 sqm campus in Riffa, the Kingdom of Bahrain.  The campus is part of a larger complex of educational institutions co-located in the center of the island. AUBH opened its doors this past September and launched five programs in the three Colleges of Business & Management, Engineering, and Architecture & Design.  To support the requirements of the business programs, we are hiring an Engineering Department Chair. This is a 12-month appointment scheduled to begin in Fall 2020.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Ideal candidates will have a terminal degree from a U.S.-accredited institution, have rank at least as an associate professor, and an active research agenda in the field of Engineering.

The Engineering Department Chair will provide strategic leadership in the development and coordination of programs which contribute to the fulfilment of the University’s strategic priorities set for the Faculty. The Chair will coordinate with others in the program to develop excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, and knowledge transfer/enterprise to enhance the quality of the student experience. The Chair must be adept at cross cultural communication and managing diverse backgrounds. The Chair will work with the Provost to operate within the policies, procedures, regulations, and framework of the institution.

To apply for the position, send a cover letter, CV, and the name of 5 references to: ProgSearchataubh.edu.bh. Inquiries can be sent to mark.shermisataubh.edu.bh. Positions will be open until filled, but initial screening will begin on May 20th.

Assistant/Associate Professors in the STEM areas of Math and Mechanical Engineering:

The American University of Bahrain is an American-style institution of higher education located on a new 75,000 sqm campus in Riffa, the Kingdom of Bahrain.  The campus is part of a larger complex of educational institutions co-located in the center of the island. AUBH opened its doors this past September and launched five programs in the three Colleges of Business & Management, Engineering, and Architecture & Design.  To support the general education requirements of these programs, we are hiring new Assistant/Associate professors of in the STEM areas of Math and Mechanical Engineering. Typical duties for the position include teaching 9-12 hours per semester; service to the University through committee work, participating in positions of leadership, and/or sponsorship of student organizations; staying active in the pursuit of scholarly activity; and advising students both in pursuit of their degrees and in future career options. This is a 12-month appointment scheduled to begin in Fall 2020.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Ideal candidates will have a terminal degree from a U.S.-accredited institution.

Math: The ideal candidate will have training and research interests that cross multiple domains within the field of math. A background in applied math for engineering or for AI modelling is desirable, although other specializations will also be considered.

Mechanical Engineering: The ideal candidate will have training and research interests that cross multiple domains within the field of mechanical engineering. A background in advanced manufacturing is desirable, although other specializations will also be considered.

To apply for the math position, send a cover letter, CV, and the name of 5 references to: LASearchataubh.edu.bh. To apply for the Mechanical Engineering position, send a cover letter,CV, and the name of 5 references to: ProgSearchataubh.edu.bh. Inquiries can be sent to mark.shermisataubh.edu.bh.  Positions will be open until filled, but initial screening will begin on May 10th.

Staff Job Openings at the American University of Bahrain:

Network Administrator:

The role of this position is to Install, configure, and support an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet system or a segment of a network system, maintain network hardware and software, monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and perform necessary maintenance to support network availability.

To learn more about this role, click here. To apply for the position, please send your CV to Human.Resourcesataubh.edu.bh.

Registration Staff:

We are looking for an organized Registration staff to join the administrative staff of AUBH reporting to the university’s Registrar. He/she will be responsible for updating and maintaining students' academic records, attendance, class enrollments, schedules, test center proctoring and other details necessary to keep the institution running smoothly.

To be successful as a Registration staff, one should have excellent computer literacy with a background in student administration. Top candidates will also have an affinity for good service and a personable demeanor.

To learn more about this role, click hereTo apply for the position, please send your CV to Human.Resourcesataubh.edu.bh.