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Position Title: Head of Mechatronics Engineering Department (Code: MD01)

The application deadline for this job posting has passed. Although you can still view the information no new applications for this job are currently being accepted.
Reference: JOB120
Location: The university campus is located by the Cairo-Ismailia Desert Ro, cairo, Egypt
Employer: Heliopolis University For Sustainable Development
Application deadline: CLOSED



Qualifications:           Associate/Professor with Ph.D. degree in Mechanical / Mechatronics / Electro -mechanics

Position Title:            Head of Mechatronics Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering & Technology

Position Code:          MD01
Closing Date:            20/08/2013


  • Associate/Professor with Ph.D. degree in Mechanical/Mechatronics/Electro-mechanics with hands on experience.
  • Professional teaching experience (in English) and research capabilities in the field of mechatronics.
  • Appropriate technical and financial experience in managing academic activities.


Professional and Administrative Duties:

  • Provide leadership and supervision for the department’s staff and students.
  • Perform all duties of the Department Head as assigned by the Faculty of Engineering and Technology.
  • Develop and approve all mechatronics program curricula.
  • Teach/manage all classroom activities and student conduct according to faculty standards.
  • Demonstrate lab techniques and provide assistance to students in the performance of curriculum based student labs.
  • Supervise faculty and scheduling in the department based on faculty guidelines.
  • Effectively and efficiently manage financial activities and facilities within departmental control.
  • Assist in curriculum development and revision.  Integrate information from advisory boards and other sources into current curricula and courses.
  • Academically advise students, and serve on departmental and campus committees. 
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with industry, and university associations.
  • Maintain competence through continuous professional development.
  • Meet deadlines for record keeping and maintain scheduled office hours.
  • Teach a full credit load each semester, which may include off-campus classes and activities.
  • Participate in relevant research projects.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Heliopolis University is the first university in the Middle East for sustainable development where our staff enjoys a dynamic learning environment that supports diversity and innovation. The vacant position is highly competitive; hence if you see yourself eligible to join such dynamic and competitive environment please send your recent CV to hu@hu.edu.eg highlighting the position title and code you are applying for.