Careers

VCUQatar is the Qatar campus of the prestigious Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Richmond, Virginia. Established in 1998 through a partnership with Qatar Foundation, VCUQatar offers a range of fully accredited BFA, MFA and BA courses in the Arts. Located in Doha, the capital city of Qatar, VCUQatar students represent a diverse range of nationalities with students coming from more than 40 different countries.

Qatar is a liberal, hospitable and progressive country in the Arabian Gulf. Doha offers all the conveniences fond in a cosmopolitan city, whilst maintaining a traditional Arab flavor evident in the old markets and the city’s Islamic architecture.  The US Embassy considers Qatar among the safest countries in the world for Americans and English is the standard second language.

VCUQatar strives to provide an engaged, learner-centered environment that fosters inquiry, discovery and innovation in a global setting, and the University plays a leading role in the development of the creative sector within Qatar.  

To maintain these standards we recruit the best candidates from across the globe, if you are interested in a career at VCUQatar then please review our international and local vacancies below.

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International Job Vacancies

  • There are no international vacancies available at the moment.

Important Note about International Hires

In line with the State of Qatar Immigration rules, expatriates seeking employment in Qatar must obtain a valid residence permit to work or reside in Qatar. To obtain this permit, successful candidates will be required to clear the following medical screening and fingerprinting process.

Medical Screening

Medical screening will consist of the following tests:

  1. Blood test for HIV, Hepatitis B and C
  2. Chest X-ray to screen for TB

Children under the age of 10 years do not need to go through the above medical testing.

Fingerprinting

After clearance for the medical tests, an appointment for fingerprinting will be scheduled at the CEID (Criminal Evidence & Investigation Department).

Local Job Vacancies

Important Note about Local Hires

In line with the State of Qatar Immigration rules, expatriates seeking employment in Qatar must obtain a valid residence permit to work or reside in Qatar. To obtain this permit, successful candidates will be required to clear the following medical screening and fingerprinting process.

Successful candidates will be required to obtain a CEID clearance.

Notice

The intent of these job descriptions are to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given the title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in the description.

Equal Opportunities

VCUQatar is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity as a critical step in ensuring employee, student and graduate success. We are committed to building and developing a diverse environment where a variety of ideas, cultures and perspectives can thrive.

Human Resources Team

  • Linda Carter

    Director, Human Resources

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  • Archana Kumar

    Assistant Director of Employment Services

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  • Ashraf Mowafi

    Manager of Immigration Services

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  • Charlene Elizabeth Jones

    HR Generalist
    Recruitment Specialist

    P +974 4402 0547
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  • Desiree Anne Lopez

    HR Assistant

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  • Eman Ali

    HR Generalist

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  • Muhammad Ali Abdulghafoor

    Liaison & Housing Officer

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