Job Opportunity: Academic Director – Yerevan Center for International Education (YCIE/E-Center)

Academic Director

Yerevan Center for International Education (YCIE/E-Center)

The Yerevan Center for International Education of the European University at Saint Petersburg (YCIE/E- Center) is seeking a qualified individual to serve as its inaugural Academic Director. The YCIE is an academic hub supporting conferences, lectures, events, educational programs, and networking opportunities in Yerevan, Armenia. YCIE serves as a link connecting the Armenian scholarly and professional communities with those in Eurasia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and beyond.

Qualifications: We seek a leader with at least 2-3 years of experience in academic administration. A Ph.D. in a relevant field of the humanities or social sciences is required (degree must be in hand by January, 2024). Language facility in more than one European or Eurasian language is required. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to work well with diverse international populations. Full-time residence in Yerevan or its close environs beginning no later than June 1, 2024, and preferably earlier, will be required.

Applicants should send a cover letter, an updated Curriculum Vitae or resume, and a list of three references to: To receive full consideration, applications should be received no later than October 23, 2023. The projected start date for this position is January, 2024.