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    School of Architecture and Design
    American International University, Kuwait

    American International University - Kuwait City

    American International University (AIU) - Kuwait is a new established university; the first
    design student cohort will be admitted to the university in Fall 2020. AIU will be offering
    American style education, degrees and majors to educate and serves the people of Kuwait as
    well as international students. The University provides high quality, relevant, and varied
    educational programs and opportunities for the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth of
    all members of its community. The University values its role as an educational leader that
    promotes individual development and improves the overall quality of life in a diverse
    community. It offers academic and professional programs, which lead to degrees from the
    associate through baccalaureate and masters.

    The school of Architecture and Design will be offering degrees in Architecture, graphic
    design, and interior design. It is expected to offer more programs at undergraduate and
    graduate levels.

    The Dean of the Architecture and Design School is responsible for supervising all aspects of
    the school, including the following:
    • Full time and adjunct faculty
    • All degree programs within the school and other related diploma programs.
    • Course Scheduling
    • Curriculum Development
    • Course and Degree Program Assessment
    • Website maintenance for the School
    • Searches for new and replacement positions
    • Budget for the School
    • Promotion of Research and Scholarship
    • Maintaining the Business Advisory Committee for the school
    • Have experience with the American institutional accreditation system and process as
    well as specialized accreditation systems such as NAAB

    The Dean reports to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and expected to sit on all
    academic meetings and other bodies as appropriate. AIU is a developing university with very
    dynamic feature, it is expected that the department chair will take part of the university

    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Terminal degree in a relevant academic field from a reputable university;
    • Documented record of administrative leadership experience;
    • Minimum of five years of teaching and research at a higher education institute;
    • Current academic rank of Professor/Associate Professor
    • Demonstrated record of collaborative decision-making;
    • Have experience in a multicultural and multi-linguistic environment
    • Demonstrated experience with budget management;
    • An entrepreneurial spirit.

    About American International University:

    AIU is a new institution of higher education in Kuwait with the first student cohort
    admitted in fall 2019. It is a private, co-educational institution offering undergraduate
    degrees based on the American model of higher education. Through its educational
    programs, the College serves the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth of all
    members of its community. AIU’s offers degree programs in Engineering, Architecture,
    and Design, and Business Administration where the language of instruction is English.

    For more information about AIU visit:

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