SIS’s international network of more than 25,000 alumni is rich with experts and leaders who have valuable connections and knowledge to impart. That’s why, in 2019, the SIS Office of Career Development began a mentoring program, which streamlines the process of networking by matching participating students with alumni mentors.
Ambassador Piper Campbell Takes the Helm of USFS and GGPS Graduate Programs
This summer, Ambassador Piper Campbell began her new role as the administrative director of the Global Governance, Politics, and Security (GGPS) and the US Foreign Policy and National Security (USFP) graduate programs at SIS.
Changemaking Alumna Elected First Woman to Lead UN Technology Agency
Doreen Bogdan-Martin will work to protect the right to communicate and strive to connect the world as secretary-general of the International Telecommunication Union.
SIS Welcomes 11 New Full-Time Faculty Members
AU’s School of International Service is honored to welcome 11 new full-time faculty members for the 2022-2023 school year.
American University Launches Center for Environment, Community, and Equity
There is a new center on American University’s campus ready to take action towards a more just and sustainable world.
Shannon Hader Named Dean of American University’s School of International Service
Shannon Hader, MD, MPH, former Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of Programmes at the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), and a prominent leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS in the United States and globally, has been named the dean of the School of International Service at American University.
Five Questions for Samantha Bradshaw
We spoke with Samantha Bradshaw for our getting-to-know-you series with new SIS faculty.
Five Questions for Sumitra Badrinathan
We spoke with Sumitra Badrinathan for our getting-to-know-you series with new SIS faculty.
SIS’s International Economic Relations Program Retools Degrees for a Competitive Workplace
We spoke with Professor Randall Henning and several SIS students and alumni to learn more about what makes SIS's master’s degrees in International Economic Relations so unique.
American University Ranks #1 as Peace Corps Paul D. Coverdell Fellow-Enrolling University
This academic year, AU ranks first among universities in number of Paul D. Coverdell Fellows.