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Lecturer Position

This Job is based in Switzerland.

The American University in Switzerland is seeking to recruit native English applicants for Lecturer positions with good knowledge of the American university educational system, preferably with US education.


Applicants for Lecturer positions must have a minimum of a Master’s Degree. Previous teaching experience in Higher Education or industry experience is a plus. Preference will be given to applicants who have lived or worked in the United States for at least 5 years.

Candidates are expected to teach courses in one or several of the following programs:

  • Business Administration
  • Aviation Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Luxury Management
  • Fashion Design Management
  • FinTech Management
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Interior Design

Details Of The Position
The Lecturer position is a full-time continuing position.

The selected candidates will be expected to contribute to the university’s research department and provide evidence of effective teaching at both the Bachelor and Master levels (with opportunities to teach in the executive education programs and PhD). Their role will also entail course development and assistance with various administrative duties.

The American University in Switzerland engages to develop faculty and offer the opportunity to obtain their PhD through an AUS Sponsoring Program.

About Us

Preparing students for the business of tomorrow, the American University in Switzerland is one of Switzerland’s leading international business universities situated in La Tour-de-Peilz on the beautiful shores of Lake Geneva close to the Olympic Capital Lausanne, and Geneva, the center for diplomacy.

Throughout its 45-year history, AUS has prepared international business students with the knowledge, tools and training of today to be a positive contributor to the general management of any business organization of tomorrow.

Offering tailored education in an international and multicultural environment, with practical and theoretical courses, which are relevant for today’s market, AUS has a new, dynamic and ambitious staff providing a personal approach – both in the classroom and outside of the school – for all students.

How To Apply
Applicants should send a cover letter and a current CV as well as other supporting documents to

Position Description – Lecturer
Monthly Remuneration: 5000 CHF

Starting Date: January 2020


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