The 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 Department of Mathematics & Natural Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at GUST invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Applied Mathematics at the rank of Assistant Professor - to start Fall 2017. Preference will be given to graduates with a PhD with specialization and research expertise in medical statistics, statistics in general or an Applied Mathematician with focus in statistical applications. Experience in interdisciplinary research will be an advantage.
The University is committed to lively teaching, integrating educational technology, and to active research and other forms of scholarship. CAS maintains a LinkedIn interests group page that can be viewed on the LinkedIn website, please visit it and learn about some of the activities that the CAS faculty are involved in. Candidates must have completed, at the time of appointment, all requirements for their doctorate in the advertised fields. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Although preference will be given to candidates who qualify for appointment at the rank of assistant professor those who qualify for appointment at higher ranks are also encouraged to apply.
GUST offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package including a housing allowance, education allowances for dependents, a medical and dental plan, as well as annual tickets home. Interested applicants are requested to visit our vacancies page (click 'Apply Online') and fill out the online form and upload supporting documents including a cover letter, CV and the names and contact information for at least three references. A confirmation that the application has been received will be sent immediately.