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January 2008   The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 33, Number 1A   167
                                                             DAMMAM COMMUNITY COLLEGE
                                                                       Dammam, Saudi Arabia
                                               Under the auspices of the King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
                                                                        Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

  Applications are invited for faculty positions at Dammam Community College. Applicants should be well qualified, committed,
  experienced, flexible, enthusiastic and adaptable with suitable lecturing and/or industrial experience. Successful applicants will be
  offered positions at Associate/Assistant Professor or Lecturer level and will be expected to lecture at Bachelor Degree and Associate
  Degree programs and/or on the Preparatory programs and to undertake other duties as required by the College. The medium of
  instruction at the College is English and the College currently has vacancies in the following areas:
       English Language Centre
       As a minimum qualification, applicants should possess a BA degree and one year of overseas ESL/EFL teaching experience and
       one of the following: RSA Certificate/Diploma in TEFL; BA in TEFL/TSL or closely allied field (e.g. Applied Linguistics); four
       or more years additional EFL/ESL experience.
       Mathematical Sciences
            Applicants should posses either a relevant Ph.D. or Master s degree in Mathematics, and have experience of lecturing at
            College/University level. The Mathematics courses include Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Probability, Numerical
            Analysis, College Algebra, Pre-Calculus , Calculus, Finite Mathematics.
       Marketing & Management
       Applicants should posses either a relevant PhD. or Master s degree with suitable teaching/industrial experience. Applications from
       candidates with experience in the following areas would be welcome:
            • Mgt Information System                    • Operations Management                        • Business Math/Statistics
            • Financial Management                      • Material & Warehouse Management              • Office Management
            • Maintenance Control & Planning            • Real Estate Business                         • E-Commerce
       Accounting
       Applicants should posses an appropriate PhD. or Master's degree and have suitable teaching/industrial experience and specialists
       in the following areas are required:
            • Accounting and Finance               • Economics/Statistics
       Computer Science Department
       Applicants should posses an appropriate PhD. or Master's degree and have suitable teaching/industrial experience and specialists
       in the following areas are required:
            • Programming Languages                • Databases                       • Software Eng., Formal Languages
            • Microsoft Trainers                   • Networks, Hardware              • Systems Software
       Supply Chain Management
       Applicants should posses an appropriate Ph.D. or Masters degree and have suitable teaching/industrial experience and specialists
       in the following areas are required :
       • Logistics & Supply Chain Management            • Quantitative & Quality Planning & Control
       Physical Education Department
       Applicants should be PE specialists with recognized coaching experience in:
            • Badminton       • Soccer       • Volleyball     • Basket ball     • Weight Training       •Table-Tennis
  All contracts: Two year renewable contract, competitive salaries depending on qualifications and experience; monthly local
  transportation allowance and an end-of-service gratuity.
  Benefits: Married and single status appointments; rent free, air conditioned, furnished accommodations including basic utilities; health
  care services; two months paid summer leave each year; annual flights; faculty computer facilities including free Internet access.
  KFUPM campus has a range of facilities, including an extensive library and research facility, which are accessible to Dammam
  Community College by computer and postal service.
                                                                    To apply
                            Mail, fax or e-mail cover letter and detailed CV with credentials and three referees to:
                                              DEAN, FACULTY & PERSONNEL AFFAIRS
                                              King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
                                                             DEPT : DCC-2K8
                                                        Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
                            Fax: (+966-3) 860-2429 E-Mail: faculty@kfupm.edu.sa, or dccjobs@kfupm.edu.sa
                                           Please visit our website: http://www.kfupm.edu.sa or
                                            http://www.dcc.edu.sa, for additional information.
                                   PLEASE QUOTE THE DEPT. NUMBER IN ALL CORRESPONDENCE

 Ad Code No.                       Publication Name                        Date of Insertion   Approximate Size of Ad      Country
  DCC-2K8           Arabian Journal for Science & Engg. (AJSE)                   Quarterly        Letter size page      KSA/Middle East
  MAJ/sms
  12/01/2008
168      The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 33, Number 1A                                                 January 2008
                                                         (Faculty-Cons.Ad (081)
                                                                            Ministry of Higher Education

                                       King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
                                                                      Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
 Applications are invited for faculty positions for the academic year 2008-2009 (September 2008) in the following academic departments
 at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

 Positions: Applicants for Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor positions should hold Doctorates and have a strong
 record of published research, experience in supervising research of graduate students, and relevant teaching experience at the university
 level. Applicants for Instructor and Lecturer positions should possess a Master’s degree (as applicable) and have teaching and/or
 industrial experience in the respective areas. Applicants must be fluent in English as it is the medium of instruction in the University.

                                                            COLLEGE OF SCIENCES
                                                               Department of :
   Earth Sciences (Ref: 530/COS)
                                                                               Mathematics & Statistics (Ref: 540/COS)
   In the general areas of Mineralogy, Petrology, and Geochemistry, as
                                                                               In the areas of Real and Complex Analysis, Applied Mathematics,
   well as introductory Geology courses. Preference will be given to
                                                                               Numerical Analysis, Statistics, and Probability Theory.
   candidates whose strengths complement existing departmental
   research directions (http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/es) and who
   demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and research             Chemistry (Ref: 520/COS)
   that explores the physical or geochemical processes that contribute to      In the fields of Industrial Chemistry (Heterogeneous Catalysis, Polymer,
   the origin of mineral deposits.                                             Formulation Chemistry, etc.), and Analytical Chemistry (Separation
                                                                               Science, Environmental and Food Chemistry).
   Physics (Ref: 550/COS)
   Faculty positions for distinguished Physicists in teaching and
   research in all areas of Physics. Fresh graduates from well-known
   U.S. Universities are welcome to apply.



                                                 COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES
                                                          Department of :

   Chemical Engineering (Ref: 320/CES)                                         Mechanical Engineering (Ref: 370/CES)
   In the areas of Process Dynamics & Control, Thermodynamics,                 Areas of Specialization: Thermal Sciences including Fluid Mechanics, Heat
   Catalysis & Catalytic Processes, Reaction Engineering,                      Transfer, Thermodynamics, Energy and Environments, Renewable Energy
   Polymerization Technology.                                                  and other topics related to Thermal Sciences in Mechanical Engineering,
                                                                               Areas in Materials and Manufacturing covering applications, processing,
   Civil Engineering (Ref: 340/CES)                                            and modeling, in particular nanotechnology, composites, corrosion and
   In the fields of Structural Engineering & Materials. Geotechnical           advanced materials. Dynamics, Control, and Design and Turbo-machinery,
   Engineering (with good experience in Mechanics/Analysis and                 including all topics related to Mechanical Engineering field.
   Design (with good expertise in applied engineering such as offshore
   structures). Highway & Transportation Engineering
                                                                               Petroleum Engineering (Ref: 330-PETE)
   Electrical Engineering (Ref: 360/CES)                                       In the areas of reservoir engineering, reservoir description, well testing,
   Applicants holding professorial ranks only in the areas of Digital          well logging, surface facilities, completion and work over, and drilling
   Systems, Computer Networks, Power Systems and Control Systems               engineering.
   are needed.

   Aerospace Engineering (Ref: 315-AE)
   Areas of specialization : Aerospace Engineering & Design,
   Aerodynamics & Gasdynamics, Propulsion, Aircraft Maintenance,
   Aviation Safety, Aviation Science and other related fields.




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                                    COLLEGE OF COMPUTER SCIENCES & ENGINEERING
                                                  Department of :
Information & Computer Science(Ref: 381/ICS)
                                                                           Systems Engineering (Ref: 380/SE)
In the following priority areas: Software Engineering, Database
                                                                           Applications are invited at all ranks in the two programs: (1) “Industrial &
Systems, Operating Systems & Computer Networks, Computer &
Network Security, Theoretical Computer Science, Artificial                 Systems Engineering (ISE)”, and (2) “Control and Instrumentation Systems
Intelligence and Bioinformatics. Individuals with demonstrated             Engineering (CISE)”. The “ISE” is particularly interested in candidates in
research record, teaching, and/or industrial experience in the above       the areas of “Engineering Economics”, “Supply Chain Management”,
areas of Computer Science will be given priority.                          “Operations Research”, “Quality Control” and “Industrial Information
                                                                           Systems”. In the “CISE”, priority will be given to candidates with
                                                                           outstanding academic qualifications and/or industrial experience in the
Computer Engineering (Ref: 382/COE)
                                                                           areas of “Process Modeling and Control”, “Dynamic Simulation”,
In the fields of Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related
                                                                           “Instrumentation”, “Mechatronics” and “Robotics”. However, outstanding
areas. Areas of interest are: Computer Networks, Communications,
                                                                           senior as well as fresh candidates from all areas of specialization are
Computer Security & Electronic Commerce, and Distributed
                                                                           welcome.
Computing Systems.




                                             COLLEGE OF INDUSTRIAL MANAGEMENT
                                                       Department of :

Accounting & MIS (Ref: 625/CIMA)                                           Finance & Economics (Ref: 620/CIMF)
In the fields of Accounting and related areas in Financial                 In the fields of Finance and related subject areas in Investments, Corporate
Accounting, Cost & Management Accounting, Accounting                       Finance, Financial Institutions Management, Risk and Insurance, Real
Information Systems, EDP Auditing, and Auditing,                           Estate Management, Investment Policy, International Finance & Security
                                                                           Analysis and Portfolio Management.
In the field of Management Information Systems and related areas in
Systems Analysis and Design, Database Management Systems,                  Management & Marketing (Ref: 615/CIMM)
Management Support Systems (DSS, ES, EIS, AI, ANN, etc.), E-               In the fields of Management, Marketing, Business Communications and
Commerce, Internet Technologies and Web Applications, and                  Operations Management.
Information Resources Management.


                                              COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
                                                       Department of :

Architecture (Ref: 460/CEDA)                                               Architectural Engineering (Ref: 455/CEDE)
In the field of Architecture with specializations/expertise in the areas   In the field of Architectural Engineering, Architecture or related field with
of Graphic Communication (Manual Illustration, Freehand Sketching          required areas of expertise in Building Environmental Control Systems (e.g.
and Analogue Graphic Representations), Design Practice,                    Energy Systems, HVAC Design, Lighting), Building Materials and
Regional/Environment Architecture, Heritage Conservation, History          Structural Systems.
& Theory of Architecture, and Architectural Criticism.
                                                                           City & Regional Planning (Ref: 465/CEDP)
Construction Engg. & Management (Ref: 470/CEDC)                            In the fields of Housing Policy & Planning, GIS and Remote Sensing,
In the field of Construction Engineering & Management (specialized         Database Management, Photogrametry, Urban Planning Methods,
in construction engineering/methods and applications of computer in        Transportation, Land use Modeling, Quantitative Methods, Computer Aide
CEM).                                                                      Planning, Social Impacts of Land mUse, Residential Real Estate, GIS &
                                                                           Growth Management.




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                                         COLLEGE OF APPLIED & SUPPORTING STUDIES
                                               Center/Program/Department of :

    English Language Department (Ref: 660/ELD)                               Physical Education (Ref: 265/PE)
    Applications are invited from well-qualified, committed and              Ph.D. in Physical Education or Masters Degree in related fields.
    experienced teachers of English as a foreign language to start in        Applicants should major in Health Physical Education, nutrition and sports,
    September each year. Applicants should be willing to teach in a          physical fitness, recreation sports, in addition to coaching and teaching
    structured, intensive program, to which they are encouraged to           Physical Education courses and relevant teaching experience at the
    contribute ideas and materials. Qualifications: M.A. in TESOL or         University level. For
    Applied Linguistics, or a one-academic-year, full-time postgraduate      Lecturer positions with recognized coaching experience in badminton, track
    diploma in TESOL from a recognized university, or a UCLES                & field, soccer, gymnastics, basketball, swimming, table/lawn tennis,
    DELTA or equivalent. Lesser qualifications (UCLES CELTA) or              martial arts, volleyball, fencing, squash Taekwondo, weight training and
    equivalent) may be accepted from candidates with particularly            Health & Wellness.
    relevant experience. Minimum of two years’ overseas experience
    teaching EFL/ESL.




    Preparatory Year Program (Ref:                  /PYP-ENGG)               Preparatory Year Program (Ref:                       /PYP-MATH)
    Lecturer positions in the areas of AutoCad, Pneumatics/Automation,       Faculty positions at any rank for native speakers of English to teach
    Automotive and Electrical Engineering. The ability to contribute at      Mathematics (College Algebra) in the English language to bilingual Arab
    basic level in a combination of subjects would be an important           students who have poor English language proficiency. Candidates will be
    advantage. The Preparatory Year Programme has been the focus of          assessed on excellence in teaching, previous teaching experience at a
    major development and we are seeking experienced lecturers with          similar level and fluency in English. Being an English native speaker is an
    considerable enthusiasm for teaching, together with a clear              added advantage. Those with a single honors degree in Mathematics having
    commitment to making a significant contribution to the ongoing           a diploma in education is an added advantage.
    development of the programme. Candidates must possess a high level
    of computer literacy.                                                    Department of General Studies (Ref:                          /DGS)
                                                                             Full time faculty positions at the rank of Associate/Assistant Professors in
                                                                             the fields of: Cultural & Regional Studies, Future Studies, International
                                                                             Relations, Psychology and Sociology. Applicants are expected to hold a
                                                                             Ph.D. degree with a strong commitment to research and teaching as well as
                                                                             serving the university. Applicants are also expected to have superior ability
                                                                             to teach in English (as the language of instruction at KFUPM is English).
                                                                             Candidates with Middle Eastern expertise are strongly encouraged to apply.


 Salary/Benefits: Two-year renewable contract. Competitive salaries based on qualifications and experience. Free furnished air-
 conditioned on-campus housing unit with free essential utilities and maintenance. The appointment includes the following benefits
 according to the University’s policy: air ticket/s to Dammam on appointment; annual repatriation air ticket/s for up to four persons;
 assistance with local tuition fees for school-age dependent children; local transportation allowance; two months’ paid summer leave;
 end-of-service gratuity. The KFUPM campus has a range of facilities including a medical and dental clinic, an extensive library,
 computing, research and teaching laboratory facilities and a recreation center.
      To apply: Send (preferably by e-mail) cover letter, detailed resume, completed KFUPM application form with copies of credentials
                                              (academic degree/s & transcript/s) and three referees to:
                                          Dean, Faculty & Personnel Affairs, KFUPM, Box No. 5005
                                                        Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
                                           E-Mail: faculty@kfupm.edu.sa - Fax #: 966-3-860-2429

             Please visit our web site: http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/fpa/ for additional information and to download application form.

                             (Please quote ad Ref. no. FPA-081 & dept number in your initial application.)
MAJ/sms
07/07/2007
13/01/2008
CONSOL-AD_1(2008)




January 2008                                                              The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 33, Number 1A        171
                                          HAFR AL-BATIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
                                                               Hafr Al-Batin, Saudi Arabia
                                                Under the auspices of the King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
                                                                Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

   Hafr Al-Batin Community College (HBCC) is a young and dynamic institution in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Its strategic plan is an
   ambitious one, reflecting its aspiration to become one of the leading community colleges in the Middle East for achieving excellence in teaching,
   training and development programs. The college has a multi-national staff being made up of a wide variety of nationalities: Arab, Dutch, Americans,
   British, Swedish, Irish, Scottish, Canadians & Asians. The medium of instruction is English. Academic programs offered by the college are :
       English Language Unit
   Applications are invited for English Language Instructor positions. Applicants should be well qualified, committed and adaptable. Successful
   candidates will be offered positions at Lecturer level in the Preparatory Year English Language Program. Lecturers teach a structural intensive
   program to which they are encouraged to contribute ideas and materials. Applicants must be native speakers of English with a first degree from an
   Anglophonic university. As well as the degree stated, qualification requirements are : one year overseas ESL/EFL teaching experience, plus one of
   the following: RSA Certificate/Diploma in TEFL; BA in TEFL/TESL or closely allied field (e.g. Applied Linguistics), two or more years additional
   EFL/ESL experience.
       Electrical & Electronics Engineering Unit
           Industrial Electronics, Instrumentation & Control
       Mechanical Engineering Unit (NDE Instructors Level III)
          Plant Maintenance Technology                 Non-Destructive Testing
       Computer Science & Engineering Unit
          Web Design                                     Computer Net works                  PC Troubleshooting
          Computer Hardware                              Software Engineering                Database Applications
       General Sciences & Studies Unit
       Mathematics      College Algebra                  Pre-Calculus                        Calculus          Finite Mathematics      Statistics
       Physics          Experimental Physics-Solid State
        Administrative Sciences Unit
           Marketing & Management                               Business Communications                          Keyboarding
           Accounting & Finance                                 Management Information Systems                   Office Communication
         Academic Program Coordinator (To coordinate the above mentioned unit) :
       Applicants should have earned a Ph.D. degree in engineering field or M.Sc. with rich experience. Candidates must provide evidence of
       outstanding achievement in academic programs coordination with minimum requirements of :
           Good level teaching experience         Program coordination       Familiar with the point system     Familiar with engineering and technical
       programs       Can work in a multi-national community        Worked or has good experience about community college programs and philosophy
       mission        Has a good potential in program assessment/development                Familiar with ABET rules and regulations          Excellent
       knowledge of the English language.
        Registrar
       Applications are invited for Registrar position. The candidate’s main duties are to direct, organize, and oversee all registration and academic
       records, including transcripts. Prepare, in collaboration with the concerned departments, the master schedules for all the offered courses and
       assigned exams. Work closely with the Admission Office to maintain and update students’ academic records.
       Candidates should posses a minimum of M.A. in Office Administration (or a related field) and three years of experience in procedures and
       operations in admission and registration in academic institutions.
       Contracts : Two year renewable contract, competitive salaries depending on qualifications and experience; monthly local
       transportation allowance and end-of-service gratuity. Single status is preferred.
       Benefits : Married and single status appointments (please note : there are no international school facilities in Hafr Al-Batin for
       school age dependent children); rent free, air conditioned, furnished accommodation including basic utilities; two months paid
       summer leave each year; annual flights.
                                                                          To apply
                         Mail, fax or e-mail cover letter and detailed CV/Resume with credentials and three referees to :
                                            DEAN, FACULTY & PERSONNEL AFFAIRS
                                                 King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
                                                               DEPT : HBCC-2K8
                                                           Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
                                           Fax: (+966-3) 860-2429 E-Mail: faculty@kfupm.edu.sa
                                             Please visit our website: http://www.kfupm.edu.sa or
                                   http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/community_colleges/ for additional information.
                                   PLEASE QUOTE THE DEPT. NUMBER IN ALL CORRESPONDENCE
      Ad Code No.                     Publication Name         Date of Insertion Approximate Size of Ad                                      Country
     HBCC-2K8         Arabian Journal for Science & Engg. (AJSE)                     Quarterly                Letter size page         KSA/Middle East
  12/01/2008
  MAJ/sms
172     The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 33, Number 1A                                                               January 2008
                   THE ARABIAN JOURNAL FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

                                                  Call for Papers

                                                  Theme Issue on

                        Interactions of Algebraic & Coalgebraic Structures
                                     (Theory and Applications)

        The editorial board of the “Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (AJSE)” plans to publish in
        December 2008, an issue which contains the latest developments in the theory and applications of
        “Algebraic & Coalgebraic Structures” and their interactions. The aim is to produce a collection of
        papers on the subject from diverse disciplines and areas of interest, including:
                Algebras and Coalgebras                          Hopf Algebras
                Corings and Comodules                           Bialgebroids & Hopf Algebroids
                Quantum and Lie Groups                          Non-commutative Geometry
                Categorical Aspects                             Applications in Physics
                Applications in Logic, Universal Algebra & Computer Science

        LEAD TECHNICAL EDITOR                        PUBLICATION SCHEDULE

        Jawad Abuhlail                               Deadline for Submission:    June 1st, 2008
          Department of Mathematics and              Publication of Theme Issue: December 31st, 2008
        Statistics, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA

        TECHNICAL EDITOR                             SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPTS:

        Salah-Eddine Kabbaj                          Submissions are accepted for review with the
          Department of Mathematics and              understanding that they have not been published or
        Statistics, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA              submitted elsewhere. All manuscripts will undergo a
                                                     strict refereeing process; acceptance for publication is
        GUEST EDITORS                                based on two positive reviews.

        Gabriella Böhm                               Manuscripts prepared using LaTeX (2e) are strongly
          Research Institute for Particle and        preferred. Authors are encouraged to submit their
        Nuclear Physics, Budapest, Hungary           papers electronically - in PDF format as an email
                                                     attachment - to:
        Tomasz Brzezinski
           Department of Mathematics, University     Dr. Bassam M. El Ali, Managing Editor
        of Wales, Swansea, UK                        The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering
                                                     King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
        Peter Gumm                                   KFUPM P. O. Box 5033, Dhahran 31261
          Department of Mathematics and              Saudi Arabia
        Computer Science, Phillips Universität,
        Marburg, Germany                             Phone: (+966) 3 860 5418
                                                     Fax: (+966) 3 860 5458
        Ross Street
          Mathematics Department, Macquarie          E-mail: ajse@kfupm.edu.sa
        University, New South Wales, Australia
                                                     Webpage: http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/publications/ajse/
        Robert Wisbauer
          Mathematisches Institut, Heinrich-Heine
        Universität, Düsseldorf, Germany


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