Application deadline: April 15, 2017
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Company: American University of Armenia (AUA), the Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering (CSE)
Contract type: Full-time
Job Location: Yerevan, Armenia
The AUA Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering welcomes applications from well-qualified candidates for full-time faculty positions in the disciplines of engineering and computational sciences. The selected candidate(s) is/are expected to help lead the launching of a new Bachelor’s degree program in Engineering Sciences, or join the existing faculty in Computer Science or Industrial Engineering and Systems Management. It is expected that the candidate(s) will also liaise with local IT and Engineering firms to assess the needs of the industry and to facilitate student internships and graduates’ employment.
An earned Ph.D in an engineering discipline, computer science or a closely related field. It is expected that the successful applicant(s) will have experience in teaching and research, possibly with industrial applications and/or experience.
The preferred candidate(s) will have experience in one or more of the following areas: Electrical engineering, mechatronics, robotics/controls, industrial engineering, data science, bioinformatics, statistics, computer science and applied mathematics. Past teaching experience at undergraduate and/or graduate levels is desirable. It is also preferred that candidates have experience with advising and mentoring students, as well as in curriculum development and outreach activities.
The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching and research interests, as well as evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Include the names and contact information for at least three references.
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading “Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering, AUA” by April 15, 2017. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by email.
AUA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active non-discrimination program within the institution.