King Fahd Security College

Position ID: 2225-GIS [#13567]
Position Title: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Faculty
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Riyadh, N/A, Saudi Arabia
Subject Area: Geographic Information Systems
Application Deadline: (posted 2019/01/25, listed until 2019/07/25)
Position Description:    

Search#20G-KFSC Full time Faculty and Lecturers

The King Fahd Security College (KFSC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, invites applications for full-time Geographic Information Systems (GIS) faculty members at the Lecturer, Assistant or Associate Professor Rank. This faculty member would teach in the general studies component of a baccalaureate degree being offered at KFSC. The successful applicant will contribute to an introductory GIS program that will include GIS laboratories. This position will require relocation to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia no later than 18 August 2019.

These faculty members will teach three courses per term, serve on committees to develop the curriculum, and participate in other assignments to advance academic programs in the College.

KFSC offers a very competitive base salary and benefits package to qualified candidates. Candidates with a master’s degree are eligible for the rank of Lecturer. Candidates with a master’s degree and more than 10 years of professional experience are eligible for the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates with a doctorate in related fields are eligible for the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates that have attained the rank of Associate Professor at an accredited university are eligible for the rank of Associate Professor. The standard contract is 1 year, renewable indefinitely and will be contingent upon your ability to satisfy the requirement for a work visa.

The University of New Haven is advising KFSC in the development of this degree program, and assisting KFSC in this faculty search process. These positions are not faculty appointments at the University of New Haven. Faculty selection is exclusively the responsibility of KFSC.

Candidates are required to pass all necessary background and security checks and also must be able to obtain and consistently maintain all requisite Visas and Work Permits in order to secure and continue in the employ of the KFSC and/or its hiring/personnel agent.

Benefits and Terms: Competitive basic salary, plus: • Foreign deployment enhancement (equal to 30% of basic salary) • Housing allowance (equal to 30% of basic salary) • Transportation allowance (equal to 10% of basic salary) Education allowance for eligible dependents Mobilization and demobilization benefit Resettlement Allowance (one month of basic salary) Annual home leave airfare allowance for employee and eligible dependents Annual vacation during summer Life insurance Medical insurance coverage End of service benefit

Minimum Requirements: • Doctoral degree in Geography, GIS, or other appropriate field. (ABD will be accepted, but only at the rank of Lecturer until doctoral degree is conferred). • Master’s degree in GIS is also accepted, but faculty will only be appointed at the Lecturer rank. • Prior teaching experience in higher education.

Application Deadline and Process: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position(s) is/are filled. Applicants should submit a Cover Letter (Indicating Position Search Number 20G-KFSC), C.V., and Contact Information for Three References via http://apply.interfolio.com/59665


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Khurais Rd, Al Janadriyah، Al Maizilah, Riyadh 13232, Saudi Arabia

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