The School of International Service (SIS) at American University (AU) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty appointment for AY 17-18. Rank will be dependent on experience and stature in the field. This appointment is a 10-month term position and will commence August 31, 2017. Renewal for subsequent academic years will be based on budgetary authorization and satisfactory performance.
Applicants should hold a PhD or the highest equivalent degree in a relevant discipline. The position will require the incumbent to teach the equivalent of three undergraduate and/ or graduate courses per semester. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service. Applicants should share the School's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
We are especially interested in candidates who specialize in the following fields: Intercultural Relations and International Communication.
Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications must be submitted electronically via http://apply.interfolio.com/41562 Attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and recent teaching evaluations (when possible). You will be asked to submit the names and email addresses of three references and request that Interfolio contact them for a confidential letter of recommendation. Queries about the search may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Queries about the online application system may be sent to email@example.com.
American University is a private institution within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts located within the nation's capital. For more information about American University, visit www.american.edu.
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 Master's students, and a multidisciplinary program for Doctoral students. Learn more about SIS at www.american.edu/si .
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.