Professor of New Media (any rank), Zayed University

The College of Arts and Creative Enterprises seeks a qualified candidate to teach in the Department of Arts and Digital Media in the area of New Media and Visual Art, with an appointment on the Dubai campus starting preferably January 2019.

The Requirements
Applicants must have earned a terminal degree in New Media, Multimedia, Fine Art, or a related field and demonstrate a strong record of professional or artistic activity and accomplishments. The successful applicant will have a record of teaching and will be expected to teach both introductory and advanced level courses. Experience with graduate programs would be an asset.

To Apply: Please visit our web site ( and click on ‘Employment’ to be directed to the recruitment website.

  • Cover letter
  • Current Curricular Vitae
  • Statement of undergraduate teaching philosophy
  • Statement of scholarly and creative interests
  • Sample syllabi
  • Copies of the terminal degree and transcript
  • The names and contact details of three professional references
  • Portfolio (10-15 samples) of professional/research work and (10-15 samples) of student work should be provided through hyperlink as a downloadable PDF or dedicated and reliable website/video links sent to and on your cover letter.

The College of Arts and Creative Enterprises offers students a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in the following: Animation, Graphic Design, Interior Design and Visual Art and a shared BSc in Multimedia Design. Additionally, we offer a minor in Curatorial Studies.

Zayed University, a premier university in the United Arab Emirates, is an innovative institution based on an international model of higher education. With over 900 faculty and staff serving approximately 10,000 students across two main campuses – as well as satellite locations in Abu Dhabi and Dubai- the University prepares graduates to become leaders in government, business, cultural organizations, civil society, and family life. The University expects its graduates to be fully bilingual in English and Arabic, proficient in the use of computing technology, and strong in quantitative and research skills. The primary language of instruction and administration is English. Zayed University is fully accredited in the U.A.E. as well as by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education in the U.S.A.

The United Arab Emirates is a progressive country known for its high standard of living and its safe and family-friendly environment. The university faculty and staff are comprised of experts from around the globe creating an innovative and diverse university community.