Faculty Position in Information and Communications Technologies
Hamad Bin Khalifa University

Faculty Position in Information and Communications Technologies

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 positive change in Qatar and the region while having a global impact.

The College of Science and Engineering, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar (HBKU) seeks applications for faculty position in all ranks (Assistant, Associate, Full Professor) in the field of Information and Communications Technologies. Particular emphasis is for candidates with a background in one or more of the following areas: Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Communications technologies, Cyber Security and Smart city systems.

Faculty responsibilities will include teaching courses in the graduate programs, supervision of student research, conducting original scholarly research in related topics, and providing service to the university and the profession.

Required Qualifications

  • Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or in related fields.
  • The candidate is expected to have a strong research potential, demonstrated by relevant publications in top-tier conferences and high-impact journals as well as adequate teaching and advising experience at postgraduate level.
  • Senior candidates must have demonstrated strong leadership in the field.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with education from and/or previous work experience in pre-eminent institutions of higher education. 

How to Apply 

Please submit your complete application via the following link https://hbku.wufoo.com/forms/kdje5sw1acy2x2/ and include a cover letter explaining your interest in the position, a strategic statement of research and teaching interests, and your curriculum vita.

Additional documents may be solicited from short-listed candidates.  

Review of applicants will begin immediately. The posting is expected to remain open until position are filled.


HBKU faculty benefits from superb research facilities, generous research funding and internationally competitive salaries. For instance, HBKU offers an attractive compensation package that includes a tax-free salary and additional benefits such as children education allowance, accommodation allowance, annual paid leave, air tickets and medical insurance.

Hamad Bin Khalifa University, being an equal opportunity educator and employer, is committed to maintaining culturally and academically diverse staff of the highest caliber.