University of Central Asia Launches Open Recruitment Campaign for Naryn Campus Staff

Date: 10 May 2016
The University of Central Asia is seeking applicants for over 50 positions at UCA’s inaugural campus in Naryn, Kyrgyz Republic. The positions will support on-campus operations in anticipation of the University’s launch in September 2016, fulfilling a commitment to offering an international standard of education in Central Asia.

“As we anticipate the arrival of UCA’s inaugural cohort of students to the Naryn campus in September 2016, the Naryn municipality is pleased with the ongoing benefits to our community from this growth,” said Naryn Mayor Rakhat Adiev. “UCA’s impact is far reaching, from developing future leadership in the country and the region to generating economic opportunities for UCA Naryn’s students, staff and surrounding communities. We are proud to be partners in their efforts as they make history here in Naryn.”

UCA is seeking candidates with skills in Maintenance, Kitchen and Food Service, Security Services and Administration. Vacancy details, including necessary qualifications and required experience are available online at http://www.ucentralasia.org/About/CurrentVacancies. Applications are due by 25 May 2016.

“UCA began recruiting faculty in 2015, with the first academic staff joining in February. Our student recruitment campaign ended on 15 April and the admissions process is well underway, with students sitting for the UCA admissions exam in Tajikistan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan on 1 May. We emphasise merit-based, transparent, and skills-based rigour in all of UCA’s processes, from student admissions to faculty and staff recruitment,” said Muzaffar Jorubov, Chief Operating Officer, University of Central Asia.

UCA is an equal opportunity employer and recruitment is transparent and merit-based. Applicants from all over UCA’s three founding states of Tajikistan, Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan are encouraged to apply and will undergo a rigorous hiring process.

The University of Central Asia (CA) was founded in 2000. The Presidents of Tajikistan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan and His Highness the Aga Khan signed the International Treaty and Charter establishing this secular, not-for-profit, and private University, which was ratified by the respective parliaments and registered with the United Nations. The Presidents are the Patrons of UCA and His Highness is the Chancellor. For more information, please visit: www.ucentralasia.org.

UCA was established to offer an internationally recognised standard of higher education in Central Asia and prepare graduates to contribute leadership, ideas and innovation to the economies and communities of the region. UCA’s mission is to foster the socio-economic development of Central Asia, particularly its mountain societies, while helping the peoples of the region preserve and draw upon their rich cultural heritages as assets for the future. The University brings with it the commitment and partnership of the Aga Khan Development Network. For more information on UCA, please visit: www.ucentralasia.org.