Faculty Position in Operations Management / Project Management #060121

Alfaisal University (AU) is a highly ranked and successful University located in the capita lcity of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It was founded in 2008 as a private not for profit research-oriented university, where English is the official language of instructions. It consists of five colleges: Business, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Sciences. College of Business (CoB) offers a BBA. degree in Business Administration with five concentrations (Accounting, Finance, HRM, Marketing, and Operations & Project Management), and an MBA degree with four tracks (General, Finance,Human Capital Management, and Healthcare Management) along with an active Executive Education program with strong connection to government agencies, businesses, and industry. CoB subscribes to Thomson-Reuters research database and provides strong support for research.Alfaisal is ranked 1st in Saudi Arabia and the Arab World, 31st in the World in the 2019 Times Higher Education rankings and 10th among small Universities according to the 2020 rankings.

The College has the following openings(at all levels) in the areas of:-

Accounting (two openings)-
Marketing (one opening), and-
Operations Management/Project Management (one opening).

Qualified candidates (male and female) are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in the designated field, and demonstrate a strong record or potential for high quality research and teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with strong research record and potential. Candidates are expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels where class size is relatively small.

Application material consisting of a cover letter indicating area of specialization and research interest/s, resume, sample of the latest publication/s, and contact information for at least three references should be submitted online at: https://jobs.alfaisal.edu . A copy of the resume, along with any inquiries should also be sent to bdodin@alfaisal.edu. Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Saudi Arabia is a country in transformation; its economy is the third fastest growing after China and India. Riyadh is an attractive,modern,and vibrant city. It is the political, economic, and cultural hub of Saudi arabia and the Gulf Coast Countries. Because of the large,well-established expatriate community, English is widely spoken by service providers at retail outlets, schools, hospitals, and other establishments. The climate in Riyadh is comfortable during the fall and spring semesters similar to what you might experience in the Southwestern part of the United States; very much like Tucson and Phoenix, AZ. There are numerous, world-class educational options for the children of AU faculty. The proximity of Saudi Arabia to other Middle Eastern, European, and Asian popular travel destinations makes it an ideal location for someone that also would like to experience newcultures.

AU offers attractive rolling employment contracts with competitive compensation package commensurate with qualifications and experience of the candidate. We strive to be competitive with top research-oriented business schools in the USA. Attractive fringe benefits include family annual leave; medical/dental/optical/life insurances; and dependent/s schooling. Employment will require successful completion of credentials verification and background check(s) in accordance with university policies.