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Teaching Associates for CBE/MSE Courses

The CBE is hiring Teaching Associates for the following MSE courses that will be offered during Spring 2023 semester.

  • Macroeconomics (in Dilijan) -- to support MSE students with the Macroeconomics related studies and research by conducting classroom sessions and individual meetings.

Specific Requirements: Master's degree in Economics, DSGE modelling skills.

  •  Empirical Studies (in Dilijan) -- to support MSE students with Econometrics related studies and empirical research by conducting classroom sessions and individual advising sessions.

Specific Requirements: Master's degree in Economics (or any related field with strong empirical component), knowledge of Stata, R, or Python (preference will be given to those who are familiar with at least two).

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the instructor to organize the course as well as during class meeting with handouts, group assignments, audio visuals, other materials;
  • Conducting help sessions with the students;
  • Marking/scoring the assignments;
  • Providing tutoring and other instructional assistance;
  • Holding joint or independent office hours to review assignments, provide feedback on already marked and graded assignments;
  • Handling course logistics, e.g. posting to Moodle, including posting of grades;
  • Proctoring exams.

General Requirements:

  • Fluency in English, excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • Good computer skills;
  • Self-initiative, attentive to detail, with strong ability to multi-task.

Please e-mail your CV and cover letter to [email protected] with subject line “the course you are interested in”.

These are part-time positions (maximum 20 hours per week) with work hours specific to CBE course schedule.

Deadline to submit applications: January 31, 2023.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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