Assistant or Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering

  • Full Time
  • Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain

An international university based in Bahrain is seeking applicants for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position in Industrial engineering starting Spring term 2022. Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering obtained from a reputable western university.

Successful applicants are expected to have teaching experience in the following areas: Operational Research; Quantitative Methods and Systems Optimization;  Facility Planning and Design; Engineering Economics; Systems Design and Supply Chain Management; Safety and Quality engineering, and  Engineering Technology Management.

The successful candidate is expected to perform the following tasks, as needed:• Teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses• Supervise student projects• Serve and Lead various College and University academic committees• Conduct Research and Establish partnerships with Industry and other Academic Institutions
Minimum Qualifications 

  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management, or related fields 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with industry in the field of Engineering and Technology Management


  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience in the field of industrial engineering or engineering management6.



  • Quality management systems, creating production standards, labor reporting
  • Capacity planning, developing line layouts, process improvements
  • Cost reductions, new product implementations, manufacturing techniques
  • Use of digital devices to monitor and control system
  • Use of collaborative robots
  • Use of additive manufacturing technologies
  • Managing human resources, interconnected through digital devices

Technical Skills

  • Maintenance plans development
  • Scheduling software (e.g., MS Project; Primavera Software)
  • SPSS and Excel statistical tools
  • Arena simulation programming
  • Principles of C++ programming
  • AutoCAD (2D, 3D)