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Careers at NU-Q

Staff Positions

Faculty Positions

Northwestern University in Qatar occasionally hires a limited number of locally based adjunct lecturers to fill unexpected, temporary teaching vacancies. Adjuncts must have residency in Qatar and be physically present in the country to be considered. All teaching at Northwestern University in Qatar is in-person. Interested and highly qualified individuals may send their CV and cover letter here.


Northwestern University in Qatar offers many benefits to full-time employees including:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Educational assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Vacation, sick, and holiday pay
  • Excellent retirement plans
  • Work/life balance and resources
  • Dependent school tuition
  • Faculty-staff assistance program

Founded in 2008, Northwestern University in Qatar is educating the next generation of journalists and media professionals.