American University, School of International Service - One Tenure-Line Faculty Position in International Economics

The School of International Service invites applications/nominations for one tenure-line position in International Economics, at the rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor, to begin Fall (August) 2013.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsibilities include teaching and research supervision at the undergraduate and graduate levels, mentoring students, and participating in SIS and University service.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in Economics preferred and record of teaching and research excellence. We seek a highly productive scholar-teacher whose work is both theoretically oriented and policy relevant. The ideal candidate will share the School's commitments to academic excellence, diversity, and service. The School of International Service is ranked by its peers as a top-ten international relations program at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and consists of more than 100 full-time faculty members working across multiple disciplines.

We seek outstanding candidates with substantial scholarship and teaching in international economics who demonstrate an ongoing interest in issues of global economic and financial governance, the focus of a University initiative that builds on the School's strengths and its ties to the policy and research community in Washington, D.C. Candidates should be enthusiastic about working in the interdisciplinary environment of the School.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Depending on qualifications, the appointee to this position may be recommended for tenure at the time of hiring. Interested candidates should send a letter of intent and curriculum vitae. Detailed information may be found at Materials may be submitted in one of three ways:
- Online, through:
- Email, to
- Paper applications, mailed to the search committee, c/o

Jennifer Napolitano
School of International Service
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8071

Consideration of applications will commence on November 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.

American University is an EEO/AA institution committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Posted 9/28/12