Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF), was founded in 2010 to continue fulfilling QF’s vision of unlocking human potential. HBKU is an emerging research University that acts as a catalyst for transformative change in Qatar and the region while having global impact.
We invite applications for a Professor in the field of Translation Studies, or Intercultural Communication, or Cultural Studies or a related field. The candidate will work closely with other programs in the college, in particular the PhD Program in Humanities and Social Sciences, and with national, regional and international partners and stakeholders.
The candidate will be expected to teach graduate courses at MA level, apply an innovative range of methodologies for teaching and assessment and contribute to curriculum development in their area(s) of specialty. The candidate will supervise MA and Ph.D. students and will be committed to research-based teaching and learning and the integration of professional practices into classroom activities, encouraging students to develop their analytical skills to analyze and reflect on one of the fields stated above with a specific focus on new research and professional trends in these areas. The candidate is expected to maintain an active research agenda and participate in departmental and college-wide initiatives.
The successful candidate will be a dynamic, experienced, and internationally recognized scholar with an innovative research agenda, as demonstrated through an internationally recognized strong record of peer-reviewed publications and funding/grant acquisitions.
HBKU and CHSS offer great opportunities for professional enrichment and personal fulfillment with ample research opportunities. The College is a young and fast growing part of HBKU and is well-positioned to continue its ambitious growth trajectory.
Research is enhanced within HBKU by a highly collaborative environment both within CHSS, as well as with national research institutes (QBRI, QCRI), Aspetar/Aspire Zone, partner universities within Qatar Foundation (Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar), and Sidra Medical Center.
Please submit your completed application (CV, cover letter and the names of three references with their full contact information) via the following link: Click here to apply
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. The first review stage of applications will start in October 2021.
HBKU offers an attractive compensation package that includes a tax-free salary and additional benefits such as an education allowance, furnished accommodation, annual paid leave, air tickets and medical insurance.
Hamad Bin Khalifa University, as an equal opportunity educator and employer, is committed to maintaining culturally and academically diverse staff of the highest caliber.