Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering

  • Full Time
  • Kingdom of Bahrain

An international university based in Bahrain invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor Civil Engineering position starting in Fall 2022. Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. from a reputable American or western University. 
The successful candidates are expected to have demonstrable knowledge in one or more of the following fields:

  • Structural Mechanics
  • Hydrology and water resources
  • Environmental engineering
  • Modeling the built environment
  • Transportation and Geotechnical engineering 


  • The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in civil engineering. Classes will be assigned based on the faculty member’s academic and professional qualifications in accordance with accreditation standards.

Additional duties include:

  • Design and establish instructional labs that expand the existing curriculum, working with industry and community partners to prepare students for the workforce
  • Participation in the recruitment of prospective students
  • University committee assignments
  • Student advising
  • Effective use of instructional technology
  • Curriculum updates
  • Program review
  • Assessment and accreditation duties
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or related field 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate with a Ph.D. from a reputable US/western university
  • Adequate teaching experience in undergraduate courses and supervising student projects 


  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience in the field of civil engineering or related areas


  • Ability to work effectively with diverse team members• Knowledge of academic program planning and implementation• Familiarity with Learning Management Systems (LMS)