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    About the Position:
    This is a full-time civilian faculty position at the U.S. Army War College (USAWC), Strategic Studies Institute as provided under Title 10 USC 4021. Initial appointment may be up to three years, the first year may be 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.

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    Responsibilities

    • Serve as Research Professor of National Security Affairs in the Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) at the USAWC.
    • Performs research and publishes SSI studies, journal articles, policy-oriented essays, op-eds, blog postings, books and/or book chapters, which are distributed worldwide. (50%)
    • Conducts self-initiated research and directed research in geostrategic threats, national security strategy, and defense policy at the request of senior-level officials at the Army Staff, Joint Staff or Office of the Secretary of Defense.
    • Works independently and collaboratively to develop recommendations to achieve key national security objectives specifically oriented toward those factors that impact U.S. defense priorities, especially those of the U.S. Army.
    • Designs individual and collective annual research and publication plans, in consultation with SSI leadership, addressing contemporary national security issues.
    • Conducts both internal and external service in national security related areas. (30%)
    • 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.
    • Attends and participates in relevant academic conferences by presenting papers and/or acting as panel chair or discussant.
    • Contributes to the educational mission of the USAWC through teaching, lecturing and supervising student research projects. (20%)

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel (domestic and/or international) may be required up to 25% of the time.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0101 Social Science

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