The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service of Georgetown University invites applications for a three-year, non-tenure-track, rank-open position of Professor in the Practice of International Affairs and Concentration Co-Chair for Global Politics and Security (GPS) beginning in August, 2021. This position will have teaching and administrative responsibilities in the Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) Program. The successful candidate may also be considered for the role of Deputy Director of the MSFS Program.
The Concentration Co-Chair has teaching, administrative and student-engagement responsibilities. Concentration chairs teach three courses per year and offer skills workshops and other specialized training opportunities each semester. They are members of the MSFS Leadership Team and Curriculum Committee, and are responsible for overseeing the curriculum, course offerings, and adjunct faculty in the GPS concentration. They are academic and career advisors to students, and are expected to facilitate internship and job placement. They participate in student-related events throughout the year including admissions, orientation, graduation, and capstone oral exams.