Naval War College, Strategy and Policy
Strategy and Policy: The position falls in the Strategy and Policy Department under the Dean of Academics. The strategy courses use strategic theory, the history of war (on land and at sea), and an examination of current-day conflicts to develop critica
|Location:||Rhode Island, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor|
U.S. NAVAL WAR COLLEGE
Open with Respect to Rank (Assistant, Associate, or Professor)
STRATEGY AND POLICY
The U.S. Naval War College, Newport, RI, invites applicants for a faculty appointment in the Strategy and Policy Department open with respect to rank.
Join us and teach strategy to the next generation of military and national security professionals. The Strategy and Policy Department at the Naval War College is one of the leading centers for the teaching and study of strategy. Long recognized for its innovative curriculum and widespread influence on the study of strategy, the Strategy and Policy Department offers a challenging interdisciplinary education on strategy for students from all military services, government agencies, and officers from over 100 countries. The Department has a multidisciplinary faculty that works as a team to present an exciting course that synthesizes strategic theory, historical case studies, and their application to pressing policy and strategy problems.
Strategy and Policy: The position falls in the Strategy and Policy Department under the Dean of Academics. The strategy courses use strategic theory, the history of war (on land and at sea), and an examination of current-day conflicts to develop critical analytical skills for understanding the interrelationship of policy aims, strategy, and military operations. The interdisciplinary nature of the strategy courses requires that faculty members develop a breadth of knowledge well beyond their primary area of specialization. Additional details regarding the Naval War College and the Strategy and Policy Department curriculum can be obtained by visiting the Naval War College website at: http://www.usnwc.edu/Departments---Colleges/Strategy-and-Policy.aspx.
Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching seminars in both the College’s intermediate-level core course in strategy and the senior-level core course in strategy, conducting research, engaging in other service of benefit to the College, and participating in outreach activities. Maximum teaching load is a 0-2-2 during the academic year, excluding an optional elective course. The candidate may also assist with related programs at the College. Anticipated starting date is August 2017.
Qualifications: Candidates must have a Ph.D. or have defended their dissertation at the time of appointment. The Department seeks candidates with significant scholarly attainment or potential, teaching experience, and particular expertise in the fields of war studies, international relations, international security affairs, political economy, regional studies, diplomatic and international history, or naval and military history. Areas of particular interest to the Department include Asia, the Greater Middle East and naval/maritime studies.
Candidates must be U.S. citizens capable of obtaining and maintaining a Department of Defense security clearance at the Secret level.
Salary Considerations: Salary is competitive and is accompanied by a generous federal civil service package that includes health insurance, pension and retirement savings plans (with employer matching contributions), paid vacation and sick leave, and other benefits. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and credentials in accordance with the Department of the Navy Faculty Schedule.
Application Process: Applications will be accepted until 20 January 2017. Applicants must reference VA#NWC-17-18 and submit their application package electronically to: email@example.com. The application package must include: 1) letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) three letters of reference. Candidates with previous military service should include rank and dates of service. Questions should be directed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Michael F. Pavković via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at 401.841.7789. The Naval War College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Questions should be directed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Michael F. Pavković via email at email@example.com or phone at 401.841.7789. The Naval War College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.