Monday, 26 May 2014

I.T Jobs at The Canadian University in Dubai; I.T. Management and Governance

Job Title:    I.T. Management and Governance
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.

Located in the heart of the city of Dubai, near the financial district and the tallest building in the world, the Canadian University of Dubai has developed a unique Master degree in Information Technology and Governance. This program will provide students with the necessary tools to oversee the operations, planning, information systems control, design and audit, and the knowledge of international IT law, policies, security and governance. Currently, the Canadian University of Dubai is seeking applications for faculty positions in the area of Information Technology Management & Governance.

Successful candidates are expected to teach courses related to:
  •     I.T. Services and Operations
  •     Strategic Urbanization and Planning
  •     Information Systems Control and Audit
  •     Information System Design
  •     I.T. Laws and Policies
  •     Information Security and Continuity Planning.

Job Requirements:

  •     A Ph.D. in IT with a focus on IT Governance, MIS or any related field.
  •     Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in the IT industry.
  •     Proven track record of teaching and a minimum of 3 years in strategic IT planning, IT governance, and/or enterprise architecture.
  •     In-depth knowledge and comprehensive application of best practice frameworks and methodologies for strategic IT planning, IT governance (e.g. COBIT, TOGAF, ITIL, ESRI, ERPs).
  •     Hands-on experience in designing, developing, implementing and operating enterprise-level, mission-critical systems.
  •     Results-oriented, self-motivated, resourceful team player.
  •     Strong communication skills.
  •     Strong research track record in the field of IT Management and Governance.

Successful candidates are expected to participate in curriculum development and perform research in their field of specialization. Though, the appointment is expected to be at the Assistant/Associate level, outstanding candidates at the Professor rank are encouraged to apply.

Deadline Date: 10/06/2014

How to Apply:
Applications should be submitted electronically to:
Email: with Ad Reference CUD/HR/022014/MITGov and position applied in the subject line. Please note that only SHORTLISTED candidates will be notified for interview.