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


The BS in Engineering Sciences Program of the American University of Armenia (AUA) is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position in the discipline of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics 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  Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering or a closely related field, and the potential for excellence in teaching and research.

The preferred candidate will have experience in one or more of the following areas: Electronics, mechatronics, robotics/controls, data science, and applied mathematics. Past teaching experience at undergraduate and/or graduate levels is desirable.

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 ES”. 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.