The Department of Security Studies and International Affairs (SSIA) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL., invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Security Studies and International Affairs. The successful candidate will contribute to SSIA's Global Conflict Studies and Homeland Security and Intelligence programs through teaching, service, and research.
Teaching duties will center on undergraduate courses that relate to international affairs and global conflict. Service duties include student advising, participation on departmental, college, and university committees; relationship building with external organizations and agencies, and other activities to support the SSIA Department. Successful candidates must have a research profile and enthusiasm for collaboration with colleagues with the goal of establishing a sustained record of scholarly presentations, publications, and externally sponsored grants. Experience in grant proposal development is a plus. This nine-month position includes the possibility of summer teaching assignments. The position begins in August 2023.
- An earned doctorate in International Affairs, History, Law, Political Science, Public Policy, Homeland Security, or related discipline.
- A record of academic publishing or demonstrated progress toward publication.
- Experience in higher education teaching is preferred.
- Field or research experience in non-government organizations, humanitarian work, peacekeeping or conflict mediation is strongly preferred.
An exceptional candidate who is ABD (with an expected completion date within six months of the hire date) will be considered.
Application Material Requirements:
All materials listed below must be submitted online at http://careers.erau.edu, requisition R304445, for consideration.
- Cover Letter, including research interests
- Curriculum Vitae
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness in the form of student evaluations and/or peer observations
- Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three current references
- Unofficial Transcripts
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2021-22, there were over 11,100 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's residential campuses and approximately 20,195 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.