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Academic Faculty for Academic Support-Innovation dept, Abu Dhabi Polytechnic, United Arab Emirates job with INSTITUTE OF APPLIED TECHNOLOGY

Abu Dhabi Polytechnic was established by the Institute of Applied Technology in 2010 to provide a dual educational-vocational training system with several high-tech disciplines (specializations) to produce technologists and engineers serving the UAE industrial workforce required for Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030. ADP’s specific vision is to create skilled professional technologists and engineers capable of operating at the highest international standards to build a knowledge-based economy in the UAE. As a government entity, AD Polytechnic is an exciting company that brings the internationally recognized applied bachelor’s/higher degrees of advanced careers and majors in collaboration with our partners. We offer a rigorous education and training program, often requiring us to travel outside the country to find the best facilities for highly specialized training. The ADP community includes ambitious students and academic staff who set a rigorous pace in achieving teaching excellence. or

ADPOLY requires hires an academic faculty for the Academic Support Department, Innovation Unit.

The aim of the Academic Support Unit is to help students develop the basic and practical skills of innovation needed to function effectively in an international working environment and to implement and deliver a program in an international environment. student-centered for students of Abu Dhabi Polytechnic. Each faculty member is encouraged to provide ideas and suggestions leading to the continuous improvement of local teaching and learning practices and to encourage the alignment of teaching, learning and assessment practices with teaching and delivery methods, in line with related performance enhancement standards.

Job requirement

Applicants must be qualified for Master’s degree in Innovation/entrepreneurship/management of innovation and technology. A bachelor’s degree in engineering is preferred. (Professional doctorates are NOT accepted, i.e. Doctor of Education or Doctor of Business Administration, etc.)

Applicants should have at least 1-3 years of teaching experience in higher education institutions after completion of the Masters.

Evidence of active research records and publications, participation in program development with a minimum of 2 publications registered in the Scopus database or scholarly publications.

Excellent oral and written English to the level of the IELTS academic band of 7. This position will open from August 2022

Additional details

  • Experience at a technical university or polytechnic is preferred.
  • Evidence of active research records and publications.
  • Evidence of participation in curriculum development.
  • Knowledge and experience in course development in emerging pedagogical approaches such as blended education.

Subject knowledge/experience should include:

  • Evidence of teaching innovation foundational courses for engineering specializations.

We offer a tax-free salary package with excellent family benefits.

Please send your updated CV to the following email address: [email protected] and please quote THE12ADPOLY

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.