Employment Opportunities at AUA


AUA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active non-discrimination program within the institution.

Expert(s) in Analysis of Stakeholders in Mining in Armenia


The AUA Center for Responsible Mining together with Caucasus Environmental NGO Network (CENN) is implementing a project on mining called “Promoting Environmental and Social Accountability in the Mining Sector in the Caucasus” (PESAM). The project is funded by Bread for the World (BfW), an international charitable organization based in the United States.
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Expert(s) in Environmental, Public Health, Cultural and Economic Impact of Mining in Armenia


 The AUA Center for Responsible Mining together with Caucasus Environmental NGO Network (CENN) is implementing a project on mining called “Promoting Environmental and Social Accountability in the Mining Sector in the Caucasus” (PESAM). The project is funded by Bread for the World (BfW), an international charitable organization based in the United States.
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Experts in Policy, Legislation, and Institutional Analysis of Mining in Armenia


The AUA Center for Responsible Mining together with Caucasus Environmental NGO Network (CENN) is implementing a project on mining called “Promoting Environmental and Social Accountability in the Mining sector in the Caucasus” (PESAM). The project is funded by Bread for the World (BfW), an international charitable organization based in the United States.
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Position: University Registrar


AUA invites applications and nominations for the position of University Registrar.  AUA is a privately endowed, independent American institution of higher education in the Republic of Armenia that is affiliated with the University of California.  It is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, 985 Atlantic Avenue, #100, Alameda, CA 94501, (510) 748-9001.
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Position: Communications Content Coordinator


This position is responsible for coordinating key communications functions for AUA departments, working closely with the Communications Director to develop and execute processes and projects in support of the Communications and Development departments and AUA as a whole.

The Communications Content Coordinator must thrive in a fast-paced environment and quickly comprehend and act on changing priorities when necessary.
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Position: Dean, College of Business and Economics


The American University of Armenia invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean, College of Business and Economics (CBE).   AUA is a privately endowed, independent American institution of higher education in the Republic of Armenia that is affiliated with the University of California. 
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Position: Short-term Service Contractor – Data Entry, The Office of Admissions


SCOPE OF SERVICES:

 - Enters and records data from electronic and hard copy source materials into online application system using an electronic keyboard or optical scanner.
 - Updates records by deleting, changing, merging or adding data to files.
 - Reviews and verifies source materials to determine accuracy and completeness of information; follows up to correct or complete data.
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Position: Student Advisor/Counsellor, College of Business and Economics (CBE)


Job Duties

1.Provides academic and program advising and counsel to undergraduate business majors, which involves group meetings, individual student meetings, advice on course choice and career path opportunities.
2. Monitors progress of undergraduate students throughout their four years at AUA and takes intervention steps as needed.
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Position: Administrative Assistant, College of Business and Economics (CBE)


Job Duties

1. Provides secretarial and administrative assistance to program chairs of MBA, Undergraduate, and MSE programs.
2. Provides backup support to Dean’s office including:

a) Reporting on preparation for program, CBE, and University needs under direction of program chairs and the dean’s office,

b) Maintaining student meeting schedules for program chairs and Student Advisor.
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Position: Receptionist


Job Duties

 - Greets visitors and ascertains name and other pertinent information,
 - Finds out the purpose of the visit and directs/escorts visitors to specified destinations, as needed,
 - Maintains log of all visitors including name, affiliation, date and time of visits,
 - Possesses full information on daily events and activities,
 - Answers telephone(s), screens and forwards calls,
 - Responds to questions about department operations, as appropriate,
 - Accurately takes and delivers messages,
 - Accepts and signs for packages addressed to departments,
 - Cooperates with the security guards in checking the ID cards and provides support with various issues,
 - Performs other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor.
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Position: End User Support Specialist, Information and Communication Technologies Services


Job Duties

 - Services photography and video recording requests.
 - Services AUA events.
 - Services requests for LCD and overhead projectors as well as other audiovisual equipment.
 - Performs hardware troubleshooting and repair of the university computers and other electronic equipment.
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Position: IT Specialist, Information and Communication Technologies Services


Job Duties

1. Performs software troubleshooting:

 - Reveals and repairs software problems,
- Installs new software and updates existing ones,
- Performs virus cleaning and information recovery,
- Regular (monthly) checking of lab computers for malware, patch and antivirus updates,
- Installs OS and application software,
- Sets up and adjusts network printers software,
- Configures e-mail, Internet, LAN settings,
- Installs/configures WiFi / VPN / Dial-Up for connecting with the network,
- Provides consulting to users on software problems.
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Position: AUA Extenion Operations Manager


Job description: The primary responsibility of AUA Extension Operations Manager of Continuing Education Program (CEP) for Rural Armenia is to manage all activities under the CEP in four regions of Armenia.

Responsibilities:

- Assists the Director of Extension and performs tasks as assigned.
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Position: Operations and Communications Coordinator (OCC), AUA Acopian Center for the Environment


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

The OCC will work with and support the Director of the Center to:

OPERATIONS:

1. Fulfill the administrative requirements of the University (such as completing and submitting travel and expense request and reports, absentee forms, vacation reports, acceptance-transfer acts, etc.),  
2.
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Position: Library Assistant


Library Assistant will be responsible for the library facility security and services as well as supervision of students for evening hours, from 9:00 pm to 2am, Monday through Friday.

Responsibilities:

1. Assists students with general information questions;
2. Provides basic level circulation services (Book Drop-in service, Study-Room reservation);
3.
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Position: Freshman English Instructor, AUA College of Humanities & Social Sciences


Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

Freshman English, part of the undergraduate program, is one of AUA’s signature foundation courses designed to promote the university’s core values of academic excellence, free inquiry, integrity, scholarship, leadership, and service while building the skills students need for success at AUA and beyond.
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Position: Manager, Mining Legislation Reform Initiative (MLRI), a project of the AUA Center for Responsible Mining (AUA CRM)


BACKGROUND: 

The existing legislation makes it very attractive for mining companies to operate in Armenia.  However, mining done under this legislative framework exposes the country’s environment and public health to significant damage. It also deprives the country of greater economic benefits the sector could provide.
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CALL FOR IDEAS AND POSITIONS: College of Humanities and Social Sciences, General Education Foundation Course in Armenian History


CALL FOR IDEAS General Education Foundation Course in Armenian History

In its continuing effort to foster educational innovation in an environment of open discussion, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is seeking ideas and proposals for its General Education Foundation Course in Armenian History, a required subject for all students at Armenian universities.
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CALL FOR IDEAS AND POSITIONS: College of Humanities and Social Sciences, General Education Foundation Course in Armenian Language & Literature


CALL FOR IDEAS General Education Foundation Course in Armenian Language & Literature

In its continuing effort to foster educational innovation in an environment of open discussion, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is seeking ideas and proposals for its General Education Foundation Course in Armenian Language and Literature, a required subject for all students at Armenian universities.
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AUA College of Humanities & Social Sciences: Possible Job Openings for Fall 2014 – Spring 2015


Applicants should have an advanced degree (preferably doctorate) and experience teaching the subject applied for at a college or university (preferably US-accredited) where the language of instruction is English.   These subjects will be taught on a regular semester schedule, 3 credits per term (45 hours of instruction over 15 weeks), during the day.  
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