Careers

Faculty Vacancy in Baku, Azerbaijan

 

 

ABOUT UFAZ:

UFAZ was initiated by the Presidents of the French Republic and the Republic of Azerbaijan. Since September 2016, directed by the University of Strasbourg and by the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University, in close partnership with the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan, UFAZ undertakes the delocalization of 4 specialties at bachelor level in the fields of science and engineering. Students are delivered a French and an Azerbaijani diploma.

VACANT POSITIONS:

  • Mathematics teacher
  • Computer science teacher
  • Chemistry Teacher***
  • Chemistry Laboratory assistant
  • Physics Laboratory assistant

·        REQUIREMENTS:

  • Master’s degree as a minimum level of education with a high average grade and/or with distinctions in /chemistry or mathematics / computer science 
  • Excellent level in English: applicants must be able to teach in English in their topic (chemistry, computer science, math and etc.)
  • Applicants must have at least two years teaching experience at bachelor level
  • Additional assets in the CV:

§  education experience abroad (full curriculum, mobility, or training)

§  familiarity with textbooks written in English

§  knowledge of modern educational methods (information and communication technologies for education)

§  PhD

§  knowledge of French language

§  postdoc abroad

Chemistry teacher requirements

  • Specialized in Organic/ inorganic chemistry or Analytical chemistry.

Computer science teacher requirements:

  • Programming skills (any two or more programming languages listed below)
  • Linux Operational System (any distribution)
  • Programming languages: Python, C, SQL, HTML+CSS+Javascript, PHP
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Computer Networks knowledge

  CHEMISTRY AND PHYSİCS LABORATORY ASSISTANT RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Maintain laboratory equipment and tools in clean, safe and good conditions and preparing chemical solutions.
  • Ensure the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced
  • Follow and ensuring strict safety procedures and safety checks.
  • Assemble and prepare necessary laboratory materials before scheduled laboratory.
  • Assist the laboratory instructor during the (entire) laboratory period.
  • Put away laboratory materials after completion of laboratory.
  • Assist in ordering yearly materials
  • Maintain a current and running inventory of all materials
  • Assist in training of new laboratory assistants
  • Be able to use the appropriate source for developing
  • Methods for disposal of all types of chemicals.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate laboratory records

Job requirements:

  • Master’s degree as a minimum level of education with a high average grade and/or with distinctions in physics or chemistry.
  • Excellent level in English: applicants must be able to teach in English in their topic (physics, chemistry)
  • Applicants must have at least 1-year laboratory experience.
  • Laboratory experience abroad in the field of academic research or physics industry is an advantage. 
  • Additional assets in the CV:

§  education experience abroad (full curriculum, mobility, or training)

§  familiarity with textbooks written in English

§  knowledge of modern educational methods (information and communication technologies for education)

§  PhD

§  knowledge of French language

§  postdoc abroad

Interested candidates are requested to submit to preferably in PDF format:

(1) a motivation letter written in English language describing the professional project and specifying the interest of the candidate for the position at UFAZ.

(2) a complete CV meeting at best the selection criteria detailed

Applicants must submit via e-mail a pdf file written in English to the selection committee: careers@ufaz.az specifying the Job Title in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Deadline: January 10, 2020.