American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Business Administration Department

The Business Administartion Department, American University of Central Asia, is seeking full- and part-time Instructors responsible for teaching core business subjects: accounting, finance, marketing, management, economics, entrepreneurship.

AUCA Business Administration, widely recognized as one of the top business programs in the region, is expanding its course offering and invites qualified faculty for both part- and full-time positions.



Essential responsibilities:

Full-time faculty

  • Conduct courses according to department needs;
  • Supervise senior theses;
  • Serve as academic adviser for students;
  • Conduct research in the field of specialization;
  • Provide service to the university and department, including attending regular meetings.

Part-time faculty

  • Conduct courses according to department needs;
  • Supervise senior theses.



A Master’s degree or equivalent in business administration or economics or related field is required. A PhD in business or economics is preferred.



Minimum 1-2 years of industry experience is preferred.

Teaching experience is preferred.


Related Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Fluent written and spoken English;
  • Good computer skills (Microsof Office, Google Docs);
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Interested candidates should send their resumes to Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


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Department of Journalism and Mass Communications

Vacancy: 1 Full-time teaching position

The Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at AUCA invites applicants for a full-time faculty position beginning Fall 2019. Teaching responsibilities may include Introduction to Mass Communication, News Writing, Communication Theory and Practice, Journalism Investigation.

Applicants should meet the following minimum requirements:

  • PhD or (MA/MSs from internationally established university) in the field of Journalism, Media or related fields
  • Fluent English  (all courses at the department are taught in English)
  • A strong commitment to excellence in teaching
  • University level teaching experience is preferred, experience in the industry is also desirable.

To apply:

Please send your cover letter, CV, two Letters of Reference (scanned copies are acceptable) and unofficial transcripts from graduate school (official transcripts are required upon hiring) to the Office of Human Resources at, and to Prof.  Lauren B. McConnell at AUCA will continue accepting applications until the position is filled. Priority will be given to applications received by July 30, 2019. The expected starting date of employment is August 26, 2019.


About AUCA

American University of Central Asia is an international, multi-disciplinary learning community in the American liberal arts tradition that develops enlightened and impassioned leaders for the democratic transformation of Central Asia. It is located in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, and hosts about 1200 students from about 20 countries. Starting June 2011, in partnership with Bard College, AUCA  awards US-accredited degrees. For more on AUCA, please visit our website at

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American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
Fax: +996 (312) 915 028