The Software Engineering (SWE) Program at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) is inviting applications from qualified candidates for a full-time faculty position - rank open. Candidates should hold a PhD in Computer Science or related areas. The area of research interests is open. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience.
Full-time faculty are expected to teach at least six courses (three per term), participate in academic advising, and supervise BA’s theses. Responsibilities and expectations also include participation in programs of the SWE and in university life.
The language of instruction is English.
Qualities of Full-Time SWE Faculty
We seek a faculty member who is
Hold a Master's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related area. Candidates with a PhD or nearing completion of a PhD will be given preference.
Excellent knowledge and teaching skills in OOP, Algorithms, and Data Structures.
Strong background in C/C++, demonstrating comprehensive knowledge and practical skills.
Ability to adapt to and adopt new technological stacks, programming languages, and related technologies as agreed upon by the faculty or outlined by educational standards.
Fluent in English; fluency in Russian and / or Kyrgyz will be an asset.
Benefits for Faculty
Salary competitive for the region. Benefits include 56 vacation days and additional benefits according to AUCA hiring guidelines (which are differentiated for Kyrgyz nationals and International hires).
Start Date: January 1, 2024
Please submit the following:
A Cover Letter (max 500 words)
Resumes / CVs and Two references
Including referees’ names and contact information
Send your documents to Almaz Bakenov, firstname.lastname@example.org, Head of the Software Engineering Program, AUCA. In case of interest a candidate will be invited for an online interview.
The General Education Department announces an opportunity to join our University and department as a Geography Professor. We are seeking an experienced professional, who specializes in Geography of Kyrgyzstan and has demonstrated experience in teaching for more than three years.
Position: Full -time Geography Professor
Department: General Education
Location: American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Deadline: March 15, 2024
Start date: August 1, 2024
- Conducting lectures, seminars, and workshops in various areas of geography.
- Coordinating preparation of state examination materials and supervision of state exams.
- Contributing to the development of curriculum and course materials.
- Participating in departmental meetings and collaborative initiatives.
- An M.A. and/ or Ph.D. in General Geography, Ecology, and other related fields.
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching and a commitment to student success.
- Active research expertise within the field.
- Ability to contribute to the academic community through service and collaboration.
- Proficient command of academic English.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Cover letter detailing your teaching philosophy, research interests, and why you are a suitable candidate for the position.
Curriculum vitae with three professional references.
AUCA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion within our community. We encourage applications from candidates who contribute to the diversity of our university.