The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University announces an opening for a part-time Visiting Professorship in Armenian Studies, under the Nikit and Eleanora Ordjanian Visiting Professorship program.

The appointment runs from January through May 2021. The Ordjanian Professor teaches one undergraduate-level course in Armenian history, literature, art, or related areas of Armenian culture, and participates in the public outreach programs of Columbia’s Center for Armenian Studies.

Interested candidates should submit a CV accompanied by a cover letter describing one or more options for the course to be taught and a possible public lecture or other contribution to the program of the Armenian Center.

Applications are due by September 11 and should be sent via email to Jessica Rechtschaffer at

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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