Full Professor in Economics

Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Job description

Title: Full Professor in Economics
Department: Department of Accounting & Finance
School: College of Business Administration
Reports to: Department Chair; Business Dean

Department of Accounting and Finance
Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU)
Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Position Description:
Highly qualified applicants required for the College of Business Administration at Prince Mohammad University (PMU) for Economics faculty positions in diverse areas in the college. The quality of economics faculty, who achieved their educational training and academic careers in western universities, is vital for the success of PMU.

Required Qualifications:
Applicants with research interests and experience in one or more of the following areas are especially encouraged to apply:
· Finance principles
· Microeconomics
· Macroeconomics

Applicants must have an earned PhD from a reputable University. Applicants near completion of a PhD of the above mentioned discipline from a reputable institution with teaching experience will be considered. Commitment to quality in teaching and research is required and AACSB experience is highly desirable.
· The candidate should have a PhD. in economics or related field from a reputable Western university.
· The candidate should have at least 3-5 years of teaching experience in a reputable university.
· The candidate must provide a procedural promotion letter for Associate/Full Professor positions.
· The candidate should have good research experience, with reasonable publications in international refereed journals.
· The candidate should have experience in AACSB accreditation.
· Industrial experience is considered as an added bonus.
· The candidate should have excellent communications skills in English.
· The candidate should be familiar with technologically infused academic environment.
· Candidate’s previous experience in the Middle East in general and GCC countries in particular is also an added bonus.
· The candidates should have cultural awareness and sensitivity


PMU offers a competitive, tax free compensation package, commensurate with rank and experience, including 12 month salary, summer vacation, accommodations, annual round trip airfare to home country, medical insurance, assistance with school fees for children and end of contract benefits.

How to apply

Application must include letter of interest, curriculum vitae and unofficial copies of all university transcripts, statement of teaching interest, as well as the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of at least three professional references.

Please send application materials, via email, clearly stating the position applied for, to:

Human Resources:
1. Ms. Shazia Sammer Syed
Email: ssyed@pmu.edu.sa

2. Ms. Charisma De-Castro
Email: cdecastro1@pmu.edu.sa

3. Vacancies@pmu.edu.sa

Direct application through online click on the following link;

Select HR & Click on Apply Online

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

The vision of the University's founders is for it to be a unique and distinguished institution of higher education that participates in: • Preparing future leaders in various fields of human knowledge and its application. • Enriching and developing intelligence. • Exploring innovative methodologies and technologies to achieve its objectives. • Removing the barrier between the academic and business society.