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Faculty Positions in Mathematics
American University of Sharjah

Date Posted Mar. 22, 2023
Title Faculty Positions in Mathematics
University American University of Sharjah
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Department Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2023
  • Associate Professor
  • Mathematics/Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at American University of Sharjah (AUS) invites applications for one full-time regular faculty at the level of Associate Professor or full Professor starting August 2023.

A successful candidate will have an excellent and distinguished research record and will be internationally recognized in their field. We are seeking a candidate with broad experience in teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, as well as a strong record of supervising PhD and master’s student dissertations. Experience in North American-style higher education is highly desirable.

Applicants must have a PhD in mathematics. Preference will be given to outstanding candidates specializing in algebra, geometry/topology or numerical analysis.

A complete application consists of a pdf file of the following: a cover letter that addresses teaching and research, a curriculum vitae and the contact information of three references. To apply, please visit

Applications will be reviewed as received until the position is filled.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at AUS offers a Master of Science in Mathematics, a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, a minor in applied and computational mathematics, a minor in actuarial mathematics and a minor in data science. It provides courses in service to almost every academic program campus-wide.

The department currently consists of 24 full-time faculty members who are actively engaged in original research in different areas of mathematics and statistics. More information about the department can be obtained from

Situated nearby Sharjah International Airport in the expansive University City area, and only 30 minutes from Dubai International Airport, AUS is located in a dynamic and cosmopolitan area that includes abundant opportunities for travel, entertainment, cultural experiences and natural beauty. Salary and benefits are competitive.

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, AUS offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 5,000 students from approximately 90 nations. English is the language of instruction and the workplace. AUS has been ranked among the top ten Arab universities by QS World University Rankings every year for the past eight consecutive years.

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 (1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166, Wilmington, DE 19801 USA) since June 2004.

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Contact Information

  • Abdul Jarrah
    International Studies Department
    American University of Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates


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