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Multiple Open-Rank Faculty Positions in the College of Science at King Faisal University, KSA
King Faisal University

Date Posted Feb. 25, 2019
Title Multiple Open-Rank Faculty Positions in the College of Science at King Faisal University, KSA
University King Faisal University
Al Hofuf, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
Department College of Science
Application Deadline Jun. 24, 2019
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2019
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Statistics & Actuarial Science
    Physics - General
    Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
    Chemistry - Physical
    Chemistry - Organic
    Chemistry - Inorganic
    Chemistry - Biochemistry
    Chemistry - Analytical
    Botany/Plant Sciences
    Biology - Developmental/Evolutionary

King Faisal University is located in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, Al-Hassa (150 Kms away from the City of Dammam). The University offer a range of degree programs; English language is the medium of instruction at the University.

The College of Science at King Faisal University invites applications for various positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Full Professor depending upon the level of experience of the successful candidate.
The College of Science is seeking to recruit faculty members for the academic year 2019-2020 in the following Academic Fields:

1) Chemistry (Organic, Inorganic, Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, and physical chemistry),
2) Biology (Animal Physiology, Developmental Biology, Parasitology, Algology, Virology, and Plant taxonomy),
3) Physics (Solid-state physics, Biophysics, Nuclear physics, and Physics of Magnetic Properties),
4) Mathematics and Statistics (Applied mathematics Complex Analysis, Functional Analysis, Numerical Analysis, Statistics and Probabilities, and Algebra).

Anticipated starting date: September 1st, 2019

The successful applicant is expected to establish a vigorous research program and to participate in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

We are looking for candidates, who can lead an interdisciplinary research at King Faisal University. The candidate should possess an international reputation as a leader in his/her research field, and a record of distinguished academic and scholarly achievements.


  • Applicant must have all academic degrees (B.Sc / M.Sc / PhD) from recognized Universities with cumulative average (GPA) 3.0/4.0 or equivalent.
  • All qualifications must be obtained in areas directly related to the specialization.
  • Experience in University teaching
  • Candidates must satisfy all University requirements, including a personal interview.

Successful candidates are offered very attractive employment packages including a highly competitive tax-free salary, transport allowances, free air-conditioned accommodations or housing allowance. University has its own state of the art medical and dental clinics. Additionally, successful candidates are given free air ticket(s) to Dammam airport, annual repatriation return air ticket(s) for the faculty member and three dependents, 60 days paid summer leave and end-of-service gratuity.
TO APPLY: Click on the link below and complete your information such as qualifications, teaching/research experience etc…

Applicants should attach copies of their passport, credentials such as academic degrees and transcripts and teaching experience records.

For any queries or related technical issues, please contact the email given below:

Once the online application is received by the recruiting committee:
1. The application is forwarded to the concerned academic department for a thorough evaluation of the academic and professional experience.
2. The department will shortlist the applications for interview.
3. The department recommends or rejects the application after the interview.
4. The recommended candidate will receive a preliminary offer of employment.
5. If the applicant accepts the offer, the department sends its recommendation to the deanship for approval.
6. Once approved, the Contracting Department at KFU sends the offer officially to the candidate for visa processing.

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