Full-Time Faculty in Computer Science


Application deadline:  April 7, 2023

Type: Full-Time

Salary: Compensation is commensurate with university-wide pay scale, qualifications and experience.

Organization: American University of Armenia Fund (M. Baghramyan 40/40a, Yerevan, RA)

The AUA Akian College of Science and Engineering welcomes applications from well qualified candidates in all areas of Computer Science for a full-time faculty position. Strongest consideration will be given to candidates with experience in the areas of data science, machine learning, artificial intelligence, databases, or visualization. Prior experience in academic administration or service is desirable, but not required.

Faculty positions at AUA typically involve teaching three courses per semester, engaging in program development and university service, and pursuing a research agenda in line with a definition of scholarship which allows AUA to tailor recognition of faculty activities and efforts to the unique qualities and strengths of the university.


The successful candidate likely will hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or a closely related field. The ideal candidate will have experience in several of these four areas:

  1. Data science, statistics, and applied mathematics. Please note any experience you have with data analysis; computer vision, NLP, bioinformatics, statistical analysis, machine learning and AI.
  2. Computer science. Please note any experience you have with programming languages; software engineering; data structures and algorithms; computer science theory, models of computation and computational complexity; operating systems; parallelism; databases, networking, and security.
  3. Advising, mentoring, and teaching students. Please note any experience you have teaching undergraduate or graduate students, as well as teaching in a traditional classroom and/or online environment. Include any student supervision or mentoring experience.
  4. Academic program management. Please note any experience you have in academic program development, governance, accreditation and assessment.


How to apply: A letter of application, Curriculum Vitae with the names and contact information for three referees should be sent to [email protected], with the subject heading “FT Faculty in Computer Science” until April 7, 2023. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by e-mail.

Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) provides a high-quality, graduate and undergraduate education. AUA’s mission is to bring American-style education to Armenia, with the goal of preparing Armenian citizens and those of the region to address the needs of sustainable development in an environment that values and develops academic excellence, free inquiry, integrity, scholarship, leadership, and service to society. AUA benefits from a formal affiliation with the University of California, which has greatly influenced its academic development and provides legal and investment-related support.

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