JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

American University of Armenia Fund

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The Manoogian Simone College of Business & Economics (CBE)
Scholar-in-Residence

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458014
Date Posted: 08/11/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Scholar-in-Residence
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Dilijan, ARMENIA
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Manoogian Simone College of Business & Economics (CBE) at the American University of Armenia (AUA) anticipates hiring a Scholar-in-Residence to teach and conduct research in its Master of Science in Economics (MSE) program. We seek a candidate with research and teaching interests in Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy. The successful candidate is expected to conduct interdisciplinary work with other economics faculty and researchers from the Central Bank of Armenia (CBA). Formal teaching assignments ranges from four to six courses per year depending on other responsibilities, in particular research engagement with the CBA. Additional contributions may include guest lectures, presentations, thesis and policy advising to CBA.

Two-three years appointment is expected to begin in January 2018, subject to final budget approval.

The AUA is a private institution of higher learning affiliated with the University of California and accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.

Qualifications: Graduate degree (PhD) in Economics, demonstrating exposure to Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. Knowledge of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) modeling is a must. Priority is given to candidates with previous teaching experience in related fields and with related research background.

The AUA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:

Application Materials Required
1) CV
2) Cover letter relating educational and professional background to this position
3) A copy of graduate transcript
4) Evidence, if any, of teaching success, existing course materials
5) Related publications
6) Three contacts for reference

Applications should be sent to academicjobs@aua.am with the subject heading “Scholar-in-Residence”. The review of applications will begin October 1st, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.