JOB VACANCY FOR DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF ECONOMY! - March 2017

“Canadian Institute of Technology” (“C.I.T.”) is among the few Universities of Albania teaching in English, committed to prepare its graduates who are able to develop values, skills and knowledge that they need to shape their lives, careers, and societies. To accomplish this, CIT is dedicated to offer excellent teaching programs, prepare career-oriented graduates, provide a teaching-learning environment and encourage research linked to community and society needs. CIT considers that the key to achieving the goal is attracting and hiring qualified faculty staff and providing them with safe and supportive work environment.

 

C.I.T.”  Is searching a qualified candidate in the position of:

 

DEAN OF FACULTY OF ECONOMY”

 

with the following criteria: 

 

  1. ASSISTANT PROFESSOR or higher title in Management, Economics, Finance or related fields and a record of excellence in scholarship, teaching and service that would ensure eligibility for tenure at CIT.
  2. A minimum of ten years of experience in teaching.
  3. Experience in leading positions (Head of Department, Dean) at higher education institutions.
  4. Fluent written and spoken English.

 

Other requirements

 

–     Successful administrative leadership in higher education with evidence of a commitment to advancing the quality of undergraduate and graduate/professional instruction.

–     Promotion of excellence in scholarship, teaching, public service, and outreach activities.

–     A deep understanding of education and educational systems in Albania, North America and beyond.

–     Strong management, communication, and fundraising skills.

–     Evidence of commitment to collaborative and consultative decision-making.

–     Ability to work effectively in shared governance environment.

–     The capacity to relate effectively to faculty, staff, students and external constituencies.

–     Demonstrated commitment to increase the diversity of students, faculty and staff, to equal employment opportunity, affirmative action and non-discriminatory practices, and to fostering an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment.

–     Commitment to public service and engaged scholarship through the implementation, dissemination, and translation of research, promoting the state’s economic development.

–     Understanding and appreciation of the diverse missions and constituencies of this university.

–     Understanding and appreciation of the breadth of activities that take place in the School of Economics.

–     Understanding and appreciation of the methodological diversity of educational research.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants should include: a current resume or curriculum vitae, a comprehensive cover letter that addresses how their strengths and experience match the qualifications for the position; and the names, addresses, e-mails, and telephone numbers of three to five professional references.

Please send a CV and other supporting documents at: hr@cit.edu.al.

 

We will accept candidatures until the position is filled.

Full time lectures for Economy faculty! - March 2017

“Canadian Institute of Technology” (“C.I.T.”), a newly established Higher education institution in Tirana, is an innovative institution based on an international model of higher education. English is the primary language of instruction and administration.

CIT offers programs in Business Administration, Business Administration and Information Technology, Software Engineering and Industrial Engineering.

The Faculty of Economic of “C.I.T.” would like to announce new vacant positions in the capacity but not limited of:

 

  • MENAGEMENT
  • FINANCE
  • ACCOUNTING
  • AUDITING
  • BANKING

 

The positions require teaching diverse undergraduate and graduate students, conducting projects and the ability to guide students in research projects.

 

Qualifications:

  • PhD in/or closely-related disciplines from an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to translate theories and concepts into practical applications
  • The ability to teach in English language.

 

Candidates with no PhD but with specific qualifications and experience might be considered as well.

The applicant should be committed to innovative teaching methodologies and student-centered learning. Experience in working with second-language learners or in international academic contexts is an asset.

 

Please apply sending by email to  hr@cit.edu.al

  1. a cover letter (specify which courses or areas you are interested in teaching)
  2. a current CV

The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions is  filled.

Full Time Lecturer in Finance and Accounting

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are expected to:

-Candidates should have preferably a Ph.D. in finance and accounting; candidates holding an MBA degree will also be considered.

– Have carried out excellent research in the academic field mentioned above, proven by, among other things, recent outstanding publications in national and international peer reviewed journals and/or books;

– Have experience in supervising research and/or coaching students;

– Possess the necessary didactic, organisational and communication skills for teaching at all levels;

– International research experience is an asset. Stays abroad at research institutions and institutions for higher education other than the institution that granted the Ph.D. degree, are taken into account for this criterion.

– Willingness to contribute to the administration of the Department and Faculty.

-Proficiency in English is a must.

Desirable

· A demonstrated ability to attract external funding for research and a record of competitive grant success;

· Experience and interest in interdisciplinary research;

· Experience in the development and ongoing partnerships with industry and professional bodies.

Appointment Type: Full-time. The appointment will be effective September 15, 2014.

Deadline for submitting applications:  – August 31, 2013

Contacts:

HR Department

hr@cit.edu.al

 

Full time lecturer in Management Sciences

The Business School at CIT is currently seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with demonstrated strengths in Management Sciences and Marketing.

The successful applicant will be expected to make a strong contribution to research and make a positive contribution to the reputation of the Department, Faculty and University.

Responsibilities include:

Responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, conducting and publishing research in top tier journals, supervising graduate students, and service to the Faculty’s academic activities.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are expected to:

-Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Marketing or related disciplines by date of appointment.

– Have carried out excellent research in the academic field mentioned above, proven by, among other things, recent outstanding publications in national and international peer reviewed journals and/or books;

– Have experience in supervising research and/or coaching students;

– Possess the necessary didactic, organisational and communication skills for teaching at all levels;

– International research experience is an asset. Stays abroad at research institutions and institutions for higher education other than the institution that granted the Ph.D. degree, are taken into account for this criterion.

– Willingness to contribute to the administration of the Department and Faculty.

-Proficiency in English is required.

 

Desirable

· A demonstrated ability to attract external funding for research and a record of competitive grant success;

· Experience and interest in interdisciplinary research;

· Experience in the development and ongoing partnerships with industry and professional bodies.

Appointment Type: Full-time. The appointment will be effective September 15, 2014.

Salary

The Faculty of Business Administration at the Canadian Institute of Technology is highly research oriented and seeks to attract the best candidates. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be comparable with the research schools anywhere in the world.

Please send application by e-mail (PDF files) to: hr@cit.edu.al

Application packages should include curriculum vitae, samples of research, any available teaching ratings, and names of three referees willing to send confidential letters of assessment. The competition will remain open until filled.

The deadline for applications is September 10, 2014.

Additional information on the Faculty of Business Administration can be found atcit.edu.al

Full time lecturer in Finance

The Business School at CIT is currently seeking a Senior Lecturer with demonstrated strengths in finance, banking and portfolio management. He/she will be in charge of the Finance and Accounting Department and will teach subjects ranging from fundamentals of finance, advance corporate finance, portfolio investment selection, bank and risk management, etc..  The successful applicant will be expected to make a strong contribution to research, coordinate and teach undergraduate and postgraduate units in finance and accounting topics; supervise research students and make a positive contribution to the reputation of the Department, Faculty and University.

Responsibilities include:

– Academic teaching: courses in intro fundamentals of finance, advance corporate finance, portfolio investment selection, bank and risk management, etc. on bachelor- and/or master level, focusing on the further development of the financial engineering option within the Business degrees; supervision of master dissertations and seminars. Positively evaluated teaching experience on bachelor and/or masters level is an advantage.

– Undertake research work on the field of expertise and team with researchers on different research programs;

-Organize and coordinate research related activities in areas of his/her expertise;

– Build and organize a network of professional organizations, local and abroad, to partner in potential research and development projects;

– In consultation and coordination with the Research Unit of CIT, the Deans and faculty members, develop research programs and plan activities related to research and development in area of finance and accounting;

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are expected to:

– Hold a PhD degree with doctoral thesis or a degree recognized as equivalent – or in the process of finalizing the studies within the academic year; preferably the studies to be with a prestigious academic institutions in Europe or North America;

– Have carried out excellent research in the academic field mentioned above, proven by, among other things, recent outstanding publications in national and international peer reviewed journals and/or books;

– Have experience in supervising research and/or coaching students;

– Possess the necessary didactic, organizational and communication skills for teaching at all levels;

– International research experience is an asset. Stays abroad at research institutions and institutions for higher education other than the institution that granted the Ph.D. degree, are taken into account for this criterion.

– Willingness to contribute to the administration of the Department and Faculty.

Desirable

· A demonstrated ability to attract external funding for research and a record of competitive grant success;

· Experience and interest in interdisciplinary research;

· Experience in the development and ongoing partnerships with industry and professional bodies.

Appointment Type: Full-time, continuing (subject to probationary conditions)

Deadline for submitting applications:  – November 30, 2013

Contacts:

HR Department

hr@cit.edu.al