DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
an outstanding individual with a doctoral degree in Nutritional Sciences with a strong peer-review publication record and history of extramural funding and successful graduate student mentoring. The candidate is expected to participate in instruction of upper level undergraduate/graduate courses in dietetics and nutritional science and establish an extramurally funded research program. Ideally, the specific research interests and experience should contribute to our focus research areas of nutrition and chronic disease management and prevention or functional foods.
Individuals who have advanced training and experience in multidisciplinary research are strongly encouraged to apply.
Demonstrated excellence in research including history of current extramural funding and peer-review publication.
Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching.
New updated information for posting:
The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position in nutrition. Qualified candidates at a level of professor will be considered at the rank taking into consideration the academic accomplishments. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels in dietetics and nutritional science, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. Ideally, the specific research interests and experience should contribute to our focus research areas of nutrition and chronic disease management and prevention or functional foods. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Ayesha Salem Al Dhaheri
Associate Professor, Chairperson of Department
Coordinator for MEFOODS & GULFOODS- FAO
Nutrition & Health - (CFA)
عائشة سالم الظاهري
أستاذ مشارك، رئيس قسم
منسق إقليمي لمنطقة الخليج العربي والشرق الأوسط لنظم البيانات الغذائية- فاو
قسم التغذية والصحة
P.O.Box: 15551, Al Ain, UAE
Tel: 050 6167671, 03-7136020