TENURE-TRACK/TENURED POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS
American University is an independent, coeducational university with more than 11,000 students enrolled in undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral and professional degree programs. The university attracts students from many different backgrounds, from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the territories, and nearly 150 foreign countries. Located in the nation’s capital, the campus is in a beautiful residential neighborhood, a short distance from the city’s centers of government, business, research, commerce, and the arts.
Please refer to the Human Resources website listed above for more information about each position. Inquiries may also be directed to the appropriate academic unit. All applicants must possess the appropriate terminal degree, the ability to balance teaching and scholarship, prepare students to live and work in a diverse world, utilize information technology in the classroom, and promote interdisciplinary inquiry and experiential learning.
Applications are invited for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions beginning AY 2020-21.
All positions are at the assistant professor level unless indicated otherwise.
KOGOD SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Accounting and Taxation: Accounting (2 positions, Open)
Management: Strategy (Assistant)
SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION
Communication Studies: Media, Technology, and Democracy (Open)
Journalism: Journalism, Accountability, and Democracy (Assistant)
Public Communication: Advocacy Communication (Assistant)
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Public Administration & Policy: Public Finance and Budgeting (Assistant)
Government: Comparative Politics (Assistant)
Government: American Politics (Assistant or Associate)
American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal or local law.
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