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Senior Lecturer, Petroleum Engineering Technology Program, Abu Dhabi Polytechnic

Institute of Applied Technology Abu Dhabi, UAE Posted 2012/01/29 07:08:00 Expires 2017-07-19 292 People have applied Ref: JB1001697364 Source: TAMM

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities: • The conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops, on-the-campus training and on-the-job training student field • The preparation and delivery of lectures and seminars provided that their skills and experience demonstrate this capacity. • Acting as a student advocate where appropriate. • Involvement in professional activity. • Consultation with students. • Marking and assessment primarily connected with courses in which the staff member teaches. • Production of teaching materials for students for whom the staff member has responsibility. • Development of course material with appropriate guidance from the program coordinator. • Limited administrative functions primarily connected with courses in which the staff member teaches. • Acting as course coordinators provided that their skills and experience demonstrate this capacity. • Recommending relevant changes to the curriculum committee as appropriate. • Attendance at departmental and/or faculty meetings and/or membership of a limited number of Committees. • Ensuring own professional development by seeking learning opportunities as appropriate. • Performs other duties assigned by the Head of Unit. Minimum Job Requirements: • Ph. D degree in Oil and Gas Technology related subject: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in petroleum engineering or a closely related field such as (but not limited to): production engineering, drilling engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, process engineering, electronic engineering, , petrochemical engineering, instrumentation and control engineering, testing, piping, integrated reservoir studies, reserves analysis, petroleum economics, reservoir engineering, safety and standards. Evidence of strong written and verbal communication skills, effective interpersonal skills are required. • Minimum of 5 years of successful experience preferably with teaching/training experience relative to qualifications, regard is given to teaching experience, experience in research, creative achievement, and professional contribution. • A clear understanding of the academic sector. • Student centered, and an aptitude to work with Arab youth. • Committed to innovation in Teaching and Learning initiatives, with a positive “can do” attitude and willingness to promote life-long learning. • Commitment to student-centered, project based learning. • Strong written and verbal communication skills, good interpersonal skills and an ability to work with diverse groups of people. • Sound understanding of technologies that support educational development and current with technology developments. • Other duties as assigned, to facilitate the needs of the Head of the Unit including conducting additional periods per week in a course related subject, if required. • Excellent oral and written English essential. • Priority for native-Arabic speaker who is able to communicate effectively in English.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required: The position requires an experienced employee who can work under pressure and • Value and strong work ethic • Integrity • Can prioritize workloads, delivering on time • Possess strong analytical and information organizational skills • Excellent Interpersonal skills • Proven Time Management skills • A logical and methodical documenter • Keeps up to date with current trends by reading manuals, technical reports, periodicals etc.


Oil and Gas Technology related subject

Job Details

Job Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Company Industry Education, Training, and Library
Company Type Employer (Public Sector)
Job Role Education/Training
Joining Date 27 August 2017
Employment Status Full time
Employment Type Permanent
Number of Vacancies 2
Job code 1001697364/2012

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Mid-career
Years of Experience Min: 6
Degree/Education level Doctoral

About This Company

Institute of Applied Technology

Education, Training, and Library United Arab Emirates www.iat.ac.ae

With state-of the-art facilities and excellent support services, the Institute of Applied Technology (IAT) offers career-based technical education at the secondary and tertiary levels. IAT’s aim is to meet the industrial and technical challenges and requirements that will allow UAE national students to move on to higher education and pursue their careers in the higher technologies. The IAT, with its campuses in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Al Shahama, encompasses higher learning start-ups in aviation, logistics, nursing and vocational training.

The Institute is government funded, founded in 2005 through Royal decree of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, and Ruler of Abu Dhabi as a corporate body with full financial and administrative independence.

The teaching medium and mode of communication across the organization is English.

Salary and Benefits:
The IAT offers a competitive tax-free package

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