|Location:||Cairo - Egypt|
|Placed On:||18th November 2022|
|Expires:||17th January 2023|
The American University in Cairo (AUC) has a rich legacy that dates back 100 years. Founded in 1919 as an English-language university based on high standards of conduct and scholarship, AUC remains a vibrant institution that contributes to the intellectual growth, discipline, and character of the future leaders of Egypt and the region. AUC emphasizes a liberal arts education, with all undergraduate students studying a common set of courses in the humanities and the natural and social sciences as part of the University's Core Curriculum. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. Located in one of the most interesting and important cities in the world - at the nexus of Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and the center of events of the Arab world - AUC is chartered and accredited in the United States and Egypt. AUC is an English-medium institution.
The Department of Political Science invites applications for a position in International Relations starting Fall 2023. This is a fixed-term position for four years and renewable. We invite applications at the Assistant Professor level. Teaching responsibilities will include a combination of courses in the fields of theories of international relations, contemporary foreign policy of Middle East, international organization, and international security. These positions will involve teaching at the BA and MA levels within the Department of Political Science. The search committee is eager to review applications of individuals with demonstrated excellence in teaching, an accomplished and active research agenda, and an interest in living and working in the Middle East. The American University in Cairo is committed to equal opportunity and a diverse faculty
A PhD is required at the time of appointment. Successful candidates should have an ongoing research and publication program and teaching experience. In addition to research and teaching, responsibilities include service to the Department and the University.
Priority will be given to applications received by December 15, 2022.
The position is open until filled.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
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