Open Call:  AUA Assistant Professorship Program in the College of Business and Economics


The Manoogian Simone College of Business and Economics looks for Assistant Professors to teach across undergraduate and graduate programs in the following disciplines:

1) Marketing;

2) Management/Entrepreneurship.


Desired skills and experience:

  • PhD degree in the mentioned disciplines and preparation to enter university service as an assistant professor;
  • Active record of research, publication, and teaching and a deep commitment to excellence and innovation;
  • Strong potential for publication and the development of funded research opportunities;
  • Experience in conducting academic duties in an international setting or teaching non-native English speakers will also be an advantage.

Faculty positions at AUA typically involve teaching three courses (graduate and/or undergraduate) per semester, pursuing research activities, and engaging in program  development and university service.

Compensation: Compensation is commensurate with university-wide pay scale, qualifications and experience. AUA offers competitive benefit packages.

The University: The American University of Armenia is a privately endowed, independent American institution of higher education affiliated with the University of California. Located in Yerevan, the capital of the Republic of Armenia, it has an enrollment of about 2,000 students, including 469 graduate students.  It is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, 985 Atlantic Avenue, #100, Alameda, CA 94501, (510) 748-9001.

AUA Mission: The American University of Armenia aims to have an impact on students and the community as a center of academic excellence, innovation, inquiry, and diversity that contributes to the further development and advancement of Armenia, the region and the world through teaching and scholarship, fostering creativity, integrity and community service.

Requirement:  These full-time positions require residing in Armenia.

Application process: Inquiries, nominations and applications will be treated confidentially. Review of all applications will begin after August 30th, 2022. Applications that arrive later may be considered at the discretion of the search committee until the positions are filled.

Applicants must submit a letter of interest detailing their qualifications for the position and research agenda, a Curriculum Vitae, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three to five references that have firsthand knowledge of the applicant's potential for an academic career. The names of references must be from at least two different internationally recognized institutions of higher education and research. All documents should be submitted electronically to [email protected].

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