The United States Air Force's Air War College (AWC) at Air University seeks candidates for a faculty position in the Department of Strategy. This position is an Administratively Determined civil service position. AWC is the Air Force's Senior Professional Military Education institution and prepares students to lead as senior officers in joint, coalition, and interagency environments. AWC's student body consists primarily of U.S. military officers and foreign military officers.Learn more about this agency
Faculty members develop curriculum, teach and conduct research in the areas of strategy, history, and international security studies. This includes assisting students undertaking professional research and writing. Faculty members also provide institutional service to the college and the Air University.
Responsibilities include teaching graduate level seminars in the Foundations of Strategy core course as well as electives in area(s) of specialization, advising student research, research and publication, and service to the institution.
The Foundations of Strategy is one of the Air War College's primary core courses, introducing students to key strategic concepts, foundational readings and analytical frameworks that contribute to critically analyzing how strategies have been developed, implemented, and adjusted at the national and theater levels.
The course uses historical and contemporary case studies to analyze and evaluate how strategy is developed, implemented and adjusted, thereby helping to develop in our students the knowledge and skills necessary to develop and shape military strategies which, in concert with other instruments of national power, achieve national security strategic objectives.
Additional duties may include participating in AWC's Regional Security Studies program, serving as a seminar academic advisor, serving on various committees, and additional duties as required. The AWC provides a dynamic academic environment for teaching and research.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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