Western Caspian University

University

Vacancies

Vacancy: Teacher of the Department of Philosophy

Western Caspian University is looking for teachers in the following subjects:

- Multiculturalism

- Cultural studies

- Ontology & cognitive theory

- Logic

- Islamic Philosophy

- European Philosophy

- Modern Philosophy

- History of Thought of the Turkic Peoples

- History of Azerbaijan Philosophy

- Ethics

- Aesthetics

- Hellenistic, Middle Eastern & European Philosophy

- Philosophical Anthropology

- Ancient Philosophy

- The Problem of Spirit & Consciousness in Philosophy

- Cultural Studies

-Culture & Art of the Region

-Culture & Art of Western Countries

-Philosophy of Genderology: Gender Perception & Gender Culture

Basic requirements:

- Doctor of Philosophy degree

- At least 1 year of work experience in the field of philosophy

- Research skills

- Fluent in spoken English and Russian (fluency in writing desirable)

- Organisational skills, high level communication skills and time management.

Main responsibilities:

- Teaching subjects assigned to bachelor’s and master’s students

- Conduct academic research and publish in scientific journals

- Development of syllabi that meet university standards

- Preparation and planning of course materials such as lessons, discussions, assignments

- Assist in organising extracurricular activities related to the department

- Perform all other duties assigned by management.

Interested candidates may send their CVs to administration@wu.edu.az. Please include (Vacancy: Teacher of the Department of Philosophy) in the subject line. Salary will be determined based on the candidate's knowledge and skills during the interview.

 

Vacancy: Specialist in Online and Distance Education

Basic requirements:

- Be fluent in Azerbaijani and English

- Have recognised experience in distance and online education

- Be eager to research

- Willingness and ability to work in a team

Duties:

- Recommend and research software, content creation and interactive media for distance and online education

- Define structure of both distance and online education to ensure implementation of learning objectives

- Collaborate with partners and develop training materials that meet the needs of the project for training purposes

- Set goals for performance management in distance and online education, monitor productivity

- Ability to write texts, training texts, audio and video scripts

- Ability to work with other departments and experts in this field to update, research and improve materials

- Knowledge of complex learning theories, assessment and assessment methods, as well as the ability to deeply understand learning styles

- Ability to specialise in teaching and communicate with experts in the field to develop educational content

- Ability to work effectively with management, colleagues, other departments and specialists in this field, both independently and in a team environment

- Excellent technological skills, written and oral communication and analytical skills. 

Interested candidates may send their CVs to administration@wu.edu.az. Please include (Vacancy: Specialist in Online and Distance Education) in the subject line. Salary will be determined based on the candidate's knowledge and skills during the interview.