Instructor in Management Information Systems (MIS)

Mar 05, 2018
May 28, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
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 college of Business is accredited by AACSB International and the Computer Science degree offered by the College of 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 Accounting and MIS Department is seeking qualified applicants for a Management Information Systems (MIS) Instructor position, beginning September 2018. Responsibilities include effectively delivering instruction in a variety of undergraduate management information systems (MIS) courses, evaluating student learning, fulfilling professional and university service responsibilities, advising students, and complying with School, College, and University regulations. Instructors normally teach five 3-credit courses (15 hours) per semester. The minimum education requirement for the position is a master’s degree in MIS or a closely related area. University teaching experience is required and significant related professional experience is desired. The State of Kuwait does not recognize degrees from on-line universities.

GUST is an English language, American-style University. Salaries are AACSB competitive. Kuwait has no taxes. The University provides a housing allowance, public and private health insurance, education benefits for children, annual home leave and an end of service gratuity in lieu of retirement. 

Kuwait is a safe and comfortable living environment. It is the oldest democracy in the Middle East. There are good global airline connections and a vibrant expatriate community. Many private schools for children provide quality education in various international models (American, British, etc.).

Interested applicants are requested to fill in basic contact information and upload a complete CV with the names and contact information for at least three references and submit the application online. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.