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This is a full-time civilian faculty position at the US Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute as provided under Title 10 USC 4021. Initial appointment may be up to three years, with the first year a trial period. The appointment may be renewed in one- to five-year increments thereafter. Academic rank and salary will be based on the selectee's academic credentials, experience, and professional accomplishments; however, the focus is at the Associate Professor level.
- Serves as subject-matter expert on advanced technology as related to U.S. national security, defense strategy and policy, and the future character of conflict
- Performs research, writes, and publishes research, which may be in the form of SSI studies, journal articles, policy-oriented essays, op-eds, blog postings, special reports, books, and/or book chapters
- Conducts self-initiated research as well as directed research at the request of key stakeholders such as the U.S. Army Chief of Staff, the Army Staff, and the Joint Staff
- Conducts self-initiated research as well as directed research at the request of key stakeholders such as the combatant commands, Army Service Component Commands, and the Office of the Secretary of Defense
- Works independently and collaboratively to develop recommendations to achieve key national security objectives specifically oriented toward technology issues that impact U.S. defense priorities, especially those of the U.S. Army
- Provides analysis of the relationship between advanced technology and emerging geostrategic threats and opportunities, national security strategy, defense policy, and/or military operations
- Designs individual and collective annual research and publication plans, in consultation with SSI leadership, addressing technology-related national security issues
- Forms, leads, and/or participates in collective cross-functional research and analysis teams
- Conducts both internal and external service in technology-related issue areas
- Liaises with and provides briefings and expertise in response to requests from aforementioned key stakeholders and other audiences
- Leads, organizes, and implements SSI and USAWC professional collaboration, conferences, seminars, symposiums, and meetings
- Maintains knowledge currency through participation in relevant conferences, networking with members of the technology industry, engaging with the R and D community, and/or through other means
- Engages with both traditional and social media
- Contributes to the educational mission of the USAWC through supervising student research projects, teaching, and lecturing
25% or less - Travel (domestic and/or international) may be required up to 25% of the time.
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