The orientation web page is specifically intended for new faculty members whom are going to join and to work at our University. On this web site you can view the formal orientation program before you arrive in Doha.
The first few days at any new job can be challenging especially if it is in a new country. There will be new places to explore, new people to meet and lots of new information to take in. We want to ensure this experience is as efficient and pleasant as possible, so if you have just arrived recently, or are planning to come to work at our University, you'll find lots of helpful links and information here.
Human Resources Orientation for New Faculty
The Human Resources Department's Orientation is a program offered prior to the start of the semester for all new faculty members.
The Human Resources Department's Orientation is a program offered prior to the start of the semester for our new respected faculty joining Qatar University. For the 2015-2016 academic years; the Human Resources orientation program will take place From the 16th of August 2015 to the 27th August 2015
And The official start date of the semester for faculty members is Sunday, August 30, 2015
The orientation program will include information on the University’s organization structure, applicable rules and regulations and administrative processes. In addition, The HR orientation will enable new employees to initiate or finalize their recruitment process, banking services, telecommunication and mobile lines, Visa, Information Technology, and other administrative/settlement matters.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact any of the HR faculty recruitment team members:
Mr. Saad Salem, Academic Recruitment Unit Head, +(974) 4403-3262
Ms. Alaa Hamad, Recruitment Specialist, +(974) 4403-5865
Mr. Othman Al Minhas, Recruitment Specialist, +(974) 4403-5875
Orientation Day Details
Below you will find more details about the orientation day schedule and activities in the itinerary and orientation day process. In the HR and resident permit checklist you will have more details about the resident permit process that you will go through in order to have a valid resident permit in Qatar.
You may also send your inquiry to the faculty recruiting section at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yahala - Academic Orientation for New Faculty
Yahala to Qatar University. Yahala, in our Arab culture is the best welcome one can wish to a new colleague. The Academic Orientation for new faculty members is scheduled from August 16th to August 27th, 2015; a few days before classes start for the academic year 2015-2016. The event will take place at Ibn Khaldoon and QU Library. The event will provide you with valuable information about Qatar University strategic vision, programs, and numerous resources that will support you to continuously enhance the quality of your work and life in Qatar.
The President, Vice-President for Academic Affairs, leaders and faculty members from colleges and programs at Qatar University will be looking forward to meeting with you to facilitate your integration in our community.
If you have any questions about the Yahala Academic Orientation or issues that are not addressed on the New Faculty website, feel free to contact OFID at:
Office phone: (+974) 4403 4033/4034/4035/4037
OFID website: http://www.qu.edu.qa/offices/ofid/