Instructor – English Department – Foreign Language

Komar University of Science and Technology
Location: Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Position type: Full-time Faculty (Teacher)


Komar University of Science and Technology (KUST) in Sulaymaniyah was founded and licensed by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, according to the Kurdistan Region Government’s official letter No. 17867/7 on October 18, 2009.  KUST is a private university governed by a Board of Trustees and administered by its University Council. Its main campus is located in the city of Sulaymaniyah, in Kurdistan, Iraq. We are currently at an exciting stage of our development. KUST’s teaching philosophy is (learning by doing) via engaging its students (Student-centered Approach) into the learning process. The language of the medium is English, and students are taking foundation courses to be well-prepared for academic studies later. The programs were designed according to the international accreditation criteria such as ABET, AACSB, and others. Students are well trained on 21st-century skills and competencies to prepare them for future challenges. The principle of follow-up, checking, monitoring, and corrective action will be applied to the academic performance inside the departments to sustain the quality of education at KUST. We are looking forward to hiring a professional academic to join our community and contribute to the success and growth of the Department of English and to the education and training of its students.

Candidates are expected to:
–   Teach and supervise at graduate and undergraduate levels.
–   Conduct research and present the results of his/her research at the University level towards
the end of his/her stay.
–   Actively participate in the academic activities of the college/university.
–   Develop contacts with external academia inside and outside of Kurdistan Region Contribute
in efforts to attract external funding.
– participate in committee

Teaching Experience: Minimum 2 years

Degree: Master – Foreign Language
Scientific Title: (Professor, Assistant professor, Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer )
Language:  Very good skills in English (written and spoken)

Eligibility/Entry requirements
A complete application includes:
1-   Documented scientific skills (e.g. PhD/Master manuscript),
2-   Demonstrated teaching expertise.
3-   Cover letter (that specifies the period they wish to stay in Komar)
4-  CV(including a list of publications)

Contract info.

Contract Type:  Full-time

Job Title: Instructor.
Department: English Department.
Country: Iraq, Kurdistan Region
City:  Sulaymaniyah
Working hours:  35 Hours/Week (Normally 08:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Sunday to Thursday)
Workplace:  Komar University of Science and Technology
Reporting To: Chairman /Vice president of Academic Affairs
International Benefits:

  1. Providing Accommodation allowance and one-way ticket (International
  2. KUST is committed to cover the cost of the employee residency card.

Appointment Duration: Two semesters.
Probation Period: One semester
Application Deadline: The application will continue until the position is filled.
Contact Number: 009647701498777