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Visiting Faculty Position in Mathematics
American University of Sharjah

Date Posted Jun. 4, 2018
Title Visiting Faculty Position in Mathematics
University American University of Sharjah
Department Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Application Deadline Jul. 10, 2018
Position Start Date Fall 2018
  • Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates
  • Visiting Professor
  • Mathematics/Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at American University of Sharjah seeks a one-year visiting faculty member in mathematics at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor commencing August 2018. Applicants with a strong research potential in all areas of mathematics will be considered.

Candidates are required to have a PhD in mathematics. Evidence of excellence in teaching at all levels of the curriculum and strong communication skills in English are expected. Experience in American-style higher education is an advantage.
For full consideration, applications must be received by July 10, 2018. Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of two references via

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at AUS offers a Master of Science in Mathematics, an undergraduate degree in mathematics, a minor in applied and computational mathematics, and a minor in actuarial mathematics. It provides courses in service to almost every academic program campus-wide. The department currently consists of 28 full-time faculty members who are actively engaged in original research in different areas of mathematics and statistics. More information about the Department of Mathematics and Statistics can be obtained from

American University of Sharjah is a not-for-profit, independent, coeducational institution of higher education formed on American models but thoroughly grounded in Arab culture. Located in University City, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (about 15 km from Dubai), AUS offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to approximately 5,600 students from more than 95 nations. English is the language of instruction and the workplace.

AUS was recently named by Times Higher Education as hosting the most internationally diverse student body in the world, reflecting a dynamic and cosmopolitan metro area that includes abundant opportunities for travel, entertainment, cultural experiences and natural beauty.

AUS is licensed and its programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education’s Higher Education Affairs Division in the United Arab Emirates. AUS has been accredited in the United States of America by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, Tel +1 215 662 5606) since June 2004.

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Contact Information

  • Hana Sulieman
    Department of Mathematics & Statistics
    American University of Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates


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