Term Faculty Position in International Development

Johns Hopkins University
Washington, OH
Sep 22, 2022
Oct 05, 2022
Employment Type
Internship / Student
Organization Type
College / University
Founded in 1943 and a Johns Hopkins division since 1950, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) has been educating global leaders for nearly 80 years. As a highly selective graduate institution with a distinguished faculty, SAIS consistently ranks as one of the top schools of international relations in the world. SAIS was founded to provide a practical approach to training students in international leadership and foreign relations and to provide mid-career educational opportunities for those already working in related fields. To learn more about SAIS, visit www.sais-jhu.edu.
The Position
SAIS is seeking to fill a full-time term faculty position in international development. The position is open with regard to discipline and region. We encourage candidates with research and/or policy backgrounds in broad development studies and/or practice to apply.
Six courses (typically 24 credits) per academic year. This may be adjusted depending on additional leadership responsibilities.
SAIS is seeking candidates who combine outstanding policy expertise and excellence in teaching, with a proven interest in policy-relevant analysis in the field of international and sustainable development. Preference will be given to candidates who have previously taught courses on international development, who have expertise related to experiential learning and the application of engaged teaching methods. This person will teach classes primarily in the Development, Climate Change and Sustainability Focus area of SAIS. The successful candidate must have strong communication and collaboration skills to effectively interact with faculty and students from multiple disciplines, engage in the public square, and be able to assist students in developing networks across broad communities of expertise. A graduate degree in a related area is required.
Applications will only be accepted through Interfolio.
- A cover letter,
- curriculum vitae,
- writing samples,
- teaching evaluations (if available), and
- two letters of recommendation should be included.
For full consideration, candidates should submit their applications before October 1.
Questions about the position can be sent to the Office of Faculty Affairs at saisfacultyaffairs@jhu.edu.
Job Type: Full Time Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University's goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.