Monday, 26 May 2014

Canadian University in Dubai Jobs; Lecturer of Arabic Language as a Foreign Language

Job Title:    Full-time Lecturer of Arabic Language as a Foreign Language
Job Location:    Dubai, UAE
Employer:    Canadian University in Dubai

About CUD:
The Canadian University of Dubai, founded in 2006, is located in the heart of Dubai’s Downtown. Each of our academic program sis based on Canadian Curriculum and education principals. This gives students the opportunity for a Canadian education while respecting the culture and values of the United Arab Emirates. With over 86 nationalities that call our University home, our students are building bridges across cultures and continents.

Our goal is to move each student forward as a well-rounded lifelong learner, and a good global citizen. To achieve this, emphasis is placed not just on academic achievement, but also extracurricular involvement. Our vibrant student life provides something for everybody, from sports to concerts, and various international trips in between. Students are also involved in many different types of social activities, including community fundraising, team building, and networking events.

The General Education department at the Canadian University of Dubai announces an opening for a full-time Lecturer in Arabic Language as a Foreign Language. The successful candidate will join the university’s thriving GENED program beginning in August 2014.

The successful candidate must have the following qualifications:

    A certificate or Master degree in Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL) is preferred. Candidates with degrees in Arabic language and extensive experience in teaching Arabic as a foreign language may be considered;
    Native or near-native proficiency in Arabic and English;
    Experience in the latest trends in Arabic language pedagogy, curriculum design, and material development;
    At least 3 years classroom experience and demonstrated excellence in teaching Arabic as a foreign language.

Appointee is expected to teach 15 credit hours or five sections per term. The successful candidate will contribute collaboratively to curriculum development in the program, advise students, and perform department and university service.

Deadline Date: 10/06/2014

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their cv to:
Email: with the above subject. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.