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August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

American University

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School of International Service
Six Tenure-Line Faculty Positions in the School of International Service

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453736
Date Posted: 09/23/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Six Tenure-Line Faculty Positions in the School of International Service
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: F -- International Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of International Service (SIS) at American University (AU) invites applications for six full-time, tenure-line positions to begin August 1, 2016. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. or the highest equivalent degree in a relevant discipline by August 2016.

We seek scholar-teachers whose work is theoretically grounded, empirically tested, and policy relevant. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in research and teaching and a commitment to university service. Candidates should also share the School’s commitment to diversity.

Salary and benefits are competitive. Review of applications will begin September 15 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information about each position and to apply, follow the links below.

• Conflict and Development (One Assistant Professor):

• Emerging Powers (Two Assistant Professors):

• Mohamed S. Farsi Foundation Chair in Islamic Peace (One Associate or Full Professor):

• Transnational/International Security (One Assistant Professor):

• U.S. Foreign Policy (One Associate or Full Professor):

American University is a private institution located in the nation’s capital. For more information about American University, visit Established in 1957, American University’s School of International Service (SIS) produces cutting edge research addressing the world’s most pressing challenges and trains the next generation of global leaders. Our programs aim to foster a more peaceful, just, and sustainable world.

A top ten school of international relations located in Washington, DC, SIS provides opportunities for research, professional training, public service, and internships in the nation’s capital and around the world. SIS is guided by the principle that present and future global challenges necessitate the collaboration of a wide range of disciplines, and that students gain from these varied perspectives in the classroom and through their research and studies at the school and beyond. Learn more about SIS at

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.

Application Requirements:
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Application Instructions:
Apply via Interfolio using the individualized link for the appropriate position.