ABOUT US

MODUL University is an international and research oriented private university for tourism, international management, sustainable development, new media technology and public governance. MODUL University home campus is located in Vienna, Austria and was established by the Vienna Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2007.

MODUL University is accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria), established by the Austrian government based on the Act on Quality Assurance in Higher Education (HS-QSG).

In 2016, the first international campus of MODUL University was opened in Dubai, UAE. In addition to AQ Austria’s accreditation, it is licensed by the Knowledge & Human Development Authority (KHDA) of the Emirate of Dubai.

MODUL University Dubai’s mission is to become the leading European center of excellence in business and hospitality education in the Middle East.

MODUL University is currently seeking outstanding scholars with a track record of excellence in research and international practice to support the academic establishment and development of the Dubai campus. Emeritus professors or younger outstanding professors are welcome to apply as limited time contracts are offered as well.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

EXPECTED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Doctorate in business administration or related field within the social sciences from a renowned university;
  • Evidence of outstanding research ability and potential, through a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals and participation in relevant research projects;
  • Proven track record and established commitment to high quality teaching at undergraduate and graduate level; Ability to teach courses in the fields of business economics, international trade, or public policy with a special focus on sustainable development;
  • Leadership skills to further develop the area of sustainable development research and education at MU;
  • Ability to attract external funding to support MODUL University Dubai research programs and to successfully build collaborative research programs with other universities, research institutes and industry;
  • Excellent spoken and written English language skills;
  • Willingness to contribute to the system of academic self-administration at MODUL University Dubai.

The successful candidate will teach courses in undergraduate and graduate programs offered by MODUL University Dubai. The teaching load for this position is 7.5 units/week per semester (1 unit = 45 minutes of teaching).

APPLICATION PROCESS

The successful candidate will enjoy interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from different countries and exposure to students from different nationalities.

Employment opportunities are equal and remain open until filled. The review of applications will commence in May 2017.

A competitive all-in (tax-free) package is being offered which includes private medical insurance.

Please send your application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications and statement of research and teaching interest to academicpositions@modul.ac.ae

All applications shall be in English language and in PDF format not exceeding 3MB.

Additional information about MODUL University Vienna and MODUL University Dubai and its current research programs can be found at www.modul.ac.at and www.modul.ac.ae.

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Leading an independent research programme in the field of HR management, Organizational Behavior, Project Management and Entrepreneurship, as well as mentoring and engaging students into the research activities at MODUL University Dubai
  • Teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate programme levels
  • Administrative and academic support
  • Initiating and sustaining collaborative research programmes with other universities, research institutes and industry partners
EXPECTED QUALIFICATIONS
  • PhD degree from a renowned institution
  • Proven record of research activity and work
  • Publications in renowned journals
  • English language fluency
APPLICATION PROCESS

Successful candidates will enjoy interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from different countries and exposure to students from different nationalities.

Employment opportunities are equal and remain open until filled. The review of applications will commence in May 2017.

A competitive all-in (tax-free) package is being offered which includes medical insurance and visa support.

Please submit your application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample publications and statement of research and teaching interest to the following email address: academicpositions@modul.ac.ae

All applications shall be in English language and in PDF format not exceeding 3MB.

Additional information about MODUL University Vienna and MODUL University Dubai and its current research programs can be found at www.modul.ac.at and www.modul.ac.ae.

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Leading an independent research programme in the field of Economics and International Finance as well as mentoring and engaging students into the research activities at MODUL University Dubai
  • Teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate programme levels
  • Administrative and academic support
  • Initiating and sustaining collaborative research programmes with other universities, research institutes and industry partners
EXPECTED QUALIFICATIONS
  • PhD degree from a renowned institution
  • Proven record of research activity and work
  • Publications in renowned journals
  • English language fluency
APPLICATION PROCESS

Successful candidates will enjoy interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from different countries and exposure to students from different nationalities.

Employment opportunities are equal and remain open until filled. The review of applications will commence in May 2017.

A competitive all-in (tax-free) package is being offered which includes medical insurance and visa support.

Please submit your application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample publications and statement of research and teaching interest to the following email address: academicpositions@modul.ac.ae

All applications shall be in English language and in PDF format not exceeding 3MB.

Additional information about MODUL University Vienna and MODUL University Dubai and its current research programs can be found at www.modul.ac.at and www.modul.ac.ae.

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Leading an independent research programme in the field of IT and New Media Technologies with emphasis on cross-disciplinary research on Web intelligence, knowledge management and visual analytics as well as mentoring and engaging students into the research activities at MODUL University Dubai
  • Teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate programme levels
  • Administrative and academic support
  • Initiating and sustaining collaborative research programmes with other universities, research institutes and industry partners
RESEARCH INTERESTS IN
  • Integration of Semantic and Geospatial Web Technologies
  • Visual Analytics for Decision Support
  • Crowdsourcing, Social Innovation and Knowledge Co-Creation
  • Text Mining and Natural Language Processing
  • Multimedia Processing and Interactive Television
  • Context-Aware Services and Applications
EXPECTED QUALIFICATIONS
  • PhD degree from a renowned institution
  • Proven record of research activity and work
  • Publications in renowned journals
  • English language fluency
APPLICATION PROCESS

Successful candidates will enjoy interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from different countries and exposure to students from different nationalities.

Employment opportunities are equal and remain open until filled. The review of applications will commence in May 2017.

A competitive all-in (tax-free) package is being offered which includes medical insurance and visa support.

Please submit your application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample publications and statement of research and teaching interest to the following email address: academicpositions@modul.ac.ae

All applications shall be in English language and in PDF format not exceeding 3MB.

Additional information about MODUL University Vienna and MODUL University Dubai and its current research programs can be found at www.modul.ac.at and www.modul.ac.ae.

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Leading an independent research programme in the field of Marketing with emphasis on digital marketing, social media and strategic marketing management as well as mentoring and engaging students into the research activities at MODUL University Dubai
  • Teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate programme levels
  • Administrative and academic support
  • Initiating and sustaining collaborative research programmes with other universities, research institutes and industry partners
EXPECTED QUALIFICATIONS
  • PhD degree from a renowned institution
  • Proven record of research activity and work
  • Publications in renowned journals
  • English language fluency
APPLICATION PROCESS

Successful candidates will enjoy interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from different countries and exposure to students from different nationalities.

Employment opportunities are equal and remain open until filled. The review of applications will commence in May 2017.

A competitive all-in (tax-free) package is being offered which includes medical insurance and visa support.

Please submit your application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample publications and statement of research and teaching interest to the following email address: academicpositions@modul.ac.ae

All applications shall be in English language and in PDF format not exceeding 3MB.

Additional information about MODUL University Vienna and MODUL University Dubai and its current research programs can be found at www.modul.ac.at and www.modul.ac.ae.

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