UOWD6237 - Higher Degree By Research Administrator

Business Unit: Administration
Job Family: Faculty Administration
Department: Faculty of Business
Contract Type: Limited Contract Full Time
Location: Dubai
Position Profile:

UOWD is seeking applications for the Higher Degree Research Administrator position. The successful candidate must have an interest towards pursuing an academic career with some research experience or knowledge. If successful you will provide effective support across the Research and Development portfolio of the Faculty of Business. In addition, coordinate admission, enrollment, induction and progress monitoring of HDR candidates in line with UOWD Policies.

Preference will be given to candidates having an understanding of the postgraduate research degree framework and standards, and ethical protocols of research.

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Qualification & Essential Criteria:


  • Must hold a Bachelor’s or higher degree from an internationally recognized University.


Essential Criteria:

  • Knowledge of modern office practices, time management and procedures;
  • Effective and efficient administration and management competence, including the ability to schedule, establish priorities, work to deadlines and multi task;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Experience of administering confidential information;
  • Confidence in handling issues and client requests independently;
  • Ability to organise, update and distribute information to HDR students, Faculty members and other relevant stakeholders;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Ability to organise and coordinate workshops and other events;
  • Excellent skills using MS Office suite.



Remuneration & Benefits:


Successful candidate will receive a remuneration that ranges between AED 120,000 to 168,000 per annum. The package includes five weeks of paid leave per year, annual air ticket, life & disability policy for all staff, private medical insurance and education allowance for staff and eligible dependents, 
professional development assistance, etc.

Closing Date & to Apply:

Closing Date: 25 April 2018

All interested applicants are requested to apply through our online application system at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae. Only online applications will be accepted and reviewed against the set criteria given. The review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the selection of the right candidate.


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. CV