Full-Time Faculty, Biomedical Engineering
American International University – Kuwait City
for the 2020-2021 Academic year
American International University (AIU) is looking for dynamic and engaged full-time faculty for its newly established School of Engineering. We seek individuals who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students, building successful learning environments with students, and who collaboratively engage with faculty and mentor students.
AIU invites applicants for a full-time Faculty (Assistant, Associate) appointment in the Biomedical Engineering program. The ideal candidate is an innovative professional who leverages professional trends and technologies to deliver relevant classroom experiences. The successful candidate will be a leader and current, active member of the biomedical engineering field. He/she will also be able to utilize and teach basic engineering sciences, biomedical engineering design, and advanced biomedical engineering courses, as well as have experience with standard industry tools, including 2D & 3D Module, CAD/CAM, BioSCADA and TechOptimizer. Also, the candidate will possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. The position carries the expectation for research and school and University service in addition to teaching responsibilities.
Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching related to their specific expertise within the professional Biomedical Engineering curriculum, and be able to work within a small program, specialized in personal attention. Also, we expect leadership in undergraduate programs, curriculum development, mentoring, and startups. We welcome candidates who will diversify our curriculum and our faculty in regard to race, gender, and ethnicity.
PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering or related field
Practical communication skills in English
University teaching experience
Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship
Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse university community
Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines
Biomedical Engineering: 5 years (Required)
Teaching: 5 years (Preferred)
Arabic (Preferred)For more information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw