The successful candidate will assume duties as early as July 1, 2019 but no later than August 26, 2019. We will give first consideration to applications received by April 1, 2019 but will consider applications until the position is filled. Candidates should submit the following materials on Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/59941: A comprehensive Curriculum Vitæ; a personal statement outlining relevant professional experience, interest in the position, and medium- to long-term plans; and a statement describing how the candidate’s work would contribute to the SIS and American University’s strategic goals of diversity, equity and inclusion. Candidates will be asked to submit the names and contact information for three professional references who will receive from Interfolio a request for a confidential letter of recommendation. If applicable, we encourage applicants to submit any sample teaching materials and student evaluations from courses the applicant has taught in the past.
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Established in 1957, American University’s School of International Service (SIS) is a top-ten school of international affairs located in Washington, D.C. SIS faculty produce transformational research and prepare our students for global careers in government, nonprofits, and business. SIS’s prime location provides opportunities for research, professional training, public service, and internships in the nation’s capital and around the world.
Housed in a beautiful LEED-Gold certified building, which reflects our commitment to sustainability and ecological stewardship, SIS is a diverse and inclusive community of 3,000 students, 120+ full-time faculty and more than 20,000 alumni worldwide. Our offerings feature a comprehensive liberal arts program for undergraduates, professional education in international affairs for masters-level graduate students, and a multidisciplinary program for doctoral students. Learn more about SIS at www.american.edu/sis.
American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively Protected Bases) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.
American University is an AA/EO employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.