Assistant/Associate/Professor of Practice/Professor of National Security and Resource Strategy

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 05, 2017
Closes
May 29, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

The Eisenhower School is recruiting for a faculty member to serve in the Department of National Security and Economic Policy. The incumbent is responsible for leading graduate-level seminar instruction and lectures in the area of national security/defense resourcing, which includes senior-level decision-making processes, the integration of strategy and resourcing, and the analysis of defense resourcing options.

NDU develops joint warfighters and other national security leaders through rigorous academics, research and engagement to serve the common defense.

The Eisenhower School prepares selected military and civilians for strategic leadership and success in developing our national security strategy and in evaluating, marshaling, and managing resources in the execution of that strategy.

This is a Title 10 Excepted Service Appointment. Appointment is not to exceed 3 years with the possibility for extension.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • You may be expected to travel for this position.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • To qualify for this position, you must:

    Have a master's degree, doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree preferred, in national security studies, international relations, public policy, public administration, political science, or a related discipline.

    Have a substantial record of excellence in teaching in a discipline related to national security/defense strategy and resourcing at an accredited higher education institution(s).

    Have research experience, demonstrated through scholarship, publications, and/or outreach activities; recognition within academic, research communities, or professional experience.

    Have relevant professional experience in economic policy and its implications for national security, and in national security/defense strategy and resourcing.

    Have experience working on collaborative interdisciplinary teams.

    Desired Qualifications:
    Experience as team leader of an interdisciplinary team, academic department chair, or program manager.

    Experience teaching at the graduate level within the Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) system.

    Criteria For Determining Academic Rank:
    Assistant Professor requires an earned master's degree, doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree preferred, in national security studies, international relations, public policy, public administration, political science, or a related discipline. Documented evidence of promise in teaching, with some graduate-level teaching experience preferred; promise in scholarship, and promise in outreach.

    Associate Professor requires an earned doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree in national security studies, international relations, public policy, public administration, political science, or a related discipline. Documented experience in full-time graduate-level teaching at a regionally-accredited university or college for at least five years, significant service/outreach to the university or college, and an exemplary record of scholarship/research.

    Professor of Practice requires an earned master's degree in national security studies, international relations, public policy, public administration, political science, or a related discipline and a documented record of at least 10 years of outstanding performance as a senior-level practitioner in an executive branch agency of the federal government, a professional staff member of an appropriate Congressional Committee related to defense strategy and resource allocation, or a senior-level executive in the private sector with an outstanding record of public service, professional achievements in areas relevant to national security and resource strategy, specialized certifications and /or regional, national or international prominence.

    Professor requires an earned doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree in national security studies, international relations, public policy, public administration, political science, or a related discipline. Documented experience in full-time graduate-level teaching at a regionally-accredited university or college for at least seven years, significant service/outreach to the university or college, and an exemplary record of scholarship/research.

    Volunteer Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills, and can provide valuable training and experience that translates to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Background or Security Investigation: This is a Non-Critical Sensitive position which requires a background investigation. The individual selected for this position is required to obtain and maintain a Secret security determination to occupy a Non-Critical Sensitive position within the agency as a condition of employment.

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