Professorial Lecturer

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Public Administration and Policy in the School of Public Affairs at American University invites applications to apply for three term faculty appointments for Academic Year 2021-2022. Rank will be dependent on experience and stature in the field. The appointment is a 9-month term position and will commence on August 24, 2021.

Applicants should hold a PhD or other terminal degree. Highly qualified applicants with a master’s degree related to public administration and public policy will be considered. The position will require the incumbent to teach three graduate courses per semester in public administration and policy, including, but not limited to, economics, statistics, policy analysis, public administration. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

Application Procedure

Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled, subject to on-going budgetary approval. Please submit applications via: Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three recommenders, recent teaching evaluations (when possible), and copies of recent published papers or working papers. Please contact Katelyn Deibler, Faculty Coordinator, 202-885-6201 or if you have any questions.

About the Organization

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities.

American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus. Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.

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Job ID

ID: J8793