Teaching Jobs - Psychology Professor

Job Description:

Experienced Professor or Associate Professor Psychology needed in UAE to make a significant contribution to all activities of the organizational unit and interdisciplinary area and to play a significant role within the profession and discipline.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The assist in the development of curricula and programs of study
  • The preparation and delivery of lectures and seminars
  • Covering all the Teaching and Learning activities (lectures, tutorials, workshops, clinical sessions, etc.) as planned in the curriculum
  • Significant contribution to the profession, and/or discipline
  • Course Coordination
  • The development and extension of the college’s network of contacts with professionals in psychology and related areas
  • The day-to-day responsibility for the coordination of specific modules and/or courses
  • The marking and assessment of student academic performance and progression quality
  • Contributing to Program and Institutional committees
  • Contributing to Curriculum review and development
  • The attendance at departmental and faculty meetings
  • Participating in student Practical Placement supervision
  • The performance of other duties as assigned by the Head of the Department

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Psychology is a MUST
  • Registration in Home Country Professional Registries Body
  • Excellent English speaking and writing skills
  • IELTS Academic 7 for the Non Native English speaking candidates
  • A sound knowledge of Psychology, to include one or more subspecialties such as Clinical and/or behavioral psychology
  • Capability of working under pressure and prioritizing workloads
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proven Time Management skills
  • Ability to work and to be an effective team player
  • Confident multi-Tasking capabilities
  • Keeps up to date with current trends by reading manuals, technical reports, periodicals
  • Computer literacy

Required Experience:

  • Minimum Five (5) years teaching experience and/or two (2) years of teaching experience in Higher Education after completing the PhD degree
  • Experience of working in academic, health care institutions or research on Psychology related projects
  • Demonstrated success working within a high performing educational institution

Monthly Salary Range:

NET TAX FREE monthly salary from AED 17,000 to 25,000 AED depending on qualifications and post-PhD teaching experience


Monthly Allowance: AED 10,000 - 13,000 per month (depends on the campus location and marital status)

Health Insurance Coverage:

For the employee & family (spouse and up to 3 children under the age of 18 years)

Annual Air Tickets:

For employee & family (spouse and up to 3 children under the age of 18 years)

Mobilization package: Relocation ticket to the UAE for the employee & family (spouse and up to 3 children under the age of 18 years). Ten (10) days stay in a hotel after joining

AED 20,000 - relocation allowance upon joining (this is to help settle in the UAE)

Repatriation Ticket Allowance: for the employee & family (spouse and up to 3 children under the age of 18 years)


Approximately 2 months summer holidays, plus national holidays and term breaks

Dependant School Fees:

AED 80,000/- per annum per family (maximum AED 40,000 per child) for dependents attending schools in the UAE

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Covered by the employer for employee only

End Of Service Benefit:

At the end of the service employee is eligible for a gratuity (calculated as per the number of years completed and as per the last basic salary)

Contract Period:

Open Contract - renewable yearly



Paperwork Requirements:

Notarized and Attested academic degrees, teaching certificates, transcripts, marriage and dependent birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements

Start Date:

September 2024

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