TThe Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST) is Kuwait's first private, American-model university. GUST currently offers programs in Arts and Sciences, and Business-including an MBA. GUST is internationally accredited by various bodies. The Computer Science degree offered by the Arts & Sciences is accredited by the ABET/CAC. In addition, the Foundation program in English is accredited by the Commission on Intensive English Program Accreditation (CEA).
The Economics and Finance department in the College of Business Administration seeks research-active Assistant/Associate/Full Professors in Finance with expertise in the following areas: Financial Management/ Islamic Finance/ International Finance/ Financial Engineering/ Principles of Insurance/ Real Estate Investments, as well as publications in internationally recognized peer-reviewed journals. Successful applicants must hold a PhD from an internationally recognized university in the field of primary teaching responsibility. The State of Kuwait does not recognize degrees from online universities. Appointments at advanced rank require a current appointment at that rank with a publication record meeting GUST standards.
GUST is an English language, American-style University. Salaries are AACSB competitive. Kuwait has no taxes. The university provides a housing allowance, public and private health insurance, education allowance for children, annual home leave and an end of service gratuity in lieu of retirement.
Kuwait is a safe and comfortable living environment. It is the oldest democracy in the Middle East. There are good global airline connections and a vibrant expatriate community. Many private schools for children provide quality education in various international models (American, British, etc.).
Interested applicants are requested to fill in basic contact information and upload a complete CV with the names and contact information for at least three references and submit the application online, and to visit our vacancies page (click 'Apply Online'). A confirmation that the application has been received will be sent immediately