The United Arab Emirates University is seeking to appoint an experienced and internationally recognized academic leader as Dean of the College of Graduate Studies. The appointee should assume a leading role in the development of the College to become one of the well-known graduate colleges worldwide and support the university efforts to meet its ambitious educational and research mission. Successful candidates must show evidence of excellent communication and interpersonal skills, proven record of accomplishment in a leadership role at a reputable research university.
Established in 1976, and located in the oasis city of Al-Ain, UAE University is one of the leading and comprehensive universities in the region, with significant research outputs and a strong community engagement mission.
The College of Graduate Studies (http://www.uaeu.ac.ae/en/cgs/) administrates a diverse set of graduate degree programs at the Master’s and doctorate levels of different orientations: professional and research-based. More than 40 graduate degree programs are offered by 9 different Colleges. More than 1000 graduate students are currently enrolled in the College.
The position is available effective of Fall 2018 and will remain open until filled. The remuneration package is attractive and includes a competitive, tax-free salary, housing and furniture allowance, education allowance for children, health insurance for family and annual vacation air tickets.
Interested qualified applicants are requested to send a cover letter, current CV, and supporting documents to "