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    About the Position:
    The Department Chair should be a leader who can translate vision into innovative and highly effective educational programs. Important attributes are the ability to identify talent, manage an academic department, provide skillful leadership to a diverse group of faculty, and oversee a wide range of academic programs. The successful candidate must have a record of program innovation, experience in building high-functioning teams, and possess exceptional leadership skills.

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    Responsibilities

    • Lead the Department of National Security and Strategy consisting of 14 senior military officers, 13 Title 10 civilians, 5 US Government agency representatives, 1 Visiting Professor, and 4 administrative staff members
    • Develop and supervise the execution of a graduate-level core curricula focusing on: Theories of war and strategy and US national security policy and strategy in a Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental and Multinational environment
    • Develop and supervise the execution of a graduate-level core curricula focusing on: The Regional Studies Program
    • Develop and supervise the execution of a graduate-level core curricula focusing on: The National Security Policy Program
    • Develop and supervise the execution of a graduate-level core curricula focusing on: The Eisenhower Series College Program
    • Supervise the design and implementation of the Washington, DC, national security staff ride, and the National Security Seminar--both annual events
    • Oversee and direct a relevant, highly valued electives program including the Advanced Regional Studies Program
    • Promote department interests in support of USAWC educational objectives
    • Recruit and develop a talented and diverse faculty and staff. Develop and manage an annual budget
    • Actively participate in college-wide administrative requirements as determined by USAWC leadership

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel may be required up to 25% of the time; must be able to travel worldwide.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0101 Social Science

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/579475300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.