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Full-time Faculty Position, American University of Armenia (AUA),  Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering (CSE)

 

The BS in Computer Science & Data Science Programs of the American University of Armenia (AUA) are seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position in the discipline of Computer Science, Data Science, or a closely related field at the assistant, associate, or full professor level.

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.

Qualifications: The successful candidate likely will hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Statistics or a closely related field, and the potential for excellence in teaching and research.

Areas of interest include statistical learning, machine learning, deep learning, large-scale data management, big data analytics, signal processing, visualization, and artificial intelligence.  Data Science applications areas may span from digital health, cyber security, social media, material sciences, business analytics, to bioinformatics.

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

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 DS/CS”. Applications received by September 30, 2021 will be given priority. 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.