The UAE Awaits You … Become an Educator at the Higher Colleges of Technology
Founded in 1988, the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) has grown to be the UAE’s largest applied higher educational institution, with approximately 23,000 students attending modern, technology-oriented men and women campuses across 7 Emirates in the UAE. The HCT employs about 2,000 staff, from over 85 nationalities, who share practices, ideas and cultures from around the world, thereby enriching the HCT community.
With a reputation for embedding innovative teaching, learning methods and technologies in its pedagogy, HCT is at the cutting-edge of the UAE’s drive to diversify the economy towards a knowledge-oriented base. Teaching methods and technologies are the most modern available and focus on student achievement, advancement, and employment.
HCT offers a wide range of English-taught programs in the core academic fields of Applied Media, Business, Computer Information Science, Education, Engineering Technology & Science and Health Sciences. These programs are designed in consultation with the UAE’s business and industry leaders to ensure that HCT student skills are job-relevant and up to the highest standards.
The HCT adopts international academic standards in classifying faculty according to their qualifications & experience, in one of the following 3 ranks:
- Associate Professor
- Assistant Professor
HCT Senior Management Team is planning to visit San Diego City in California, USA expected in the second week of April 2018, to conduct face to face interviews with the shortlisted qualified candidates.
Health Sciences Faculty Vacancies
Faculty members are responsible for providing effective instruction in one or more of the Health Sciences disciplines (Health Information Management, Dental Hygiene, Food Inspection and Food Science and Technology, Health Care Administration and Leadership, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Midwifery, Nursing, Community Health, Pharmacy, Social Work, and Veterinary Medicine), depending on their area of expertise. By using various learning methodologies that support a learning by doing philosophy, the curriculum is taught to second language learners within a student-centric learning environment that fosters respect for students, their culture, and traditions. Faculty members play an important role in assisting with the development and preservation of system-wide and directorate-specific policies and are viewed as active participants in academic and extra-curricular events at the College and within the community.
- Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required
- Master’s Degree would be considered as a minimum requirement for Medical Imaging, Emergency Medical Services roles
- Should have a minimum 3 years of teaching/training experience, preferably at a tertiary level
- Relevant experience in clinical training and development preferred
- Must be able to provide instruction at various levels within the program areas
- Experience in developing course curriculum as per accreditation and international standards
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a demonstrated competency to interact with people at all levels of the organization
For a detailed job description and to apply please visit https://recruit.hct.ac.ae/WebForms/ViewJobList.aspx?p=Faculty. We are currently looking for Faculty to start in August 2018 and the review of candidates will continue until the position is filled. All candidate inquiries and applications will be held in strict confidence.