Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy

Boston University in Massachusetts

Date Posted August 12, 2014
Employment Type Full-time

Practice of Diplomacy

The Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University invites applications for appointment as professor of the practice of diplomacy, pending Provost approval. The successful candidate will be a distinguished practitioner with a career in diplomacy either as a foreign service professional or as an international civil servant. Career diplomats with ambassadorial experience and practitioners with equivalent experience and stature, including at international organizations, are encouraged to apply. The professor of the practice will teach courses in areas such as diplomacy, foreign policymaking, and/or international organizations, as well as advising and mentoring students pursuing professional careers in international relations. We are open as to functional and regional expertise and to academic and professional training in all relevant disciplines including international relations, international law, international economics, international politics. Prior teaching experience will be considered a plus.

Please submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, and list of references electronically at Questions about the position or school may be directed to Dean Adil Najam at Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, beginning November 15, 2014, but applications will be accepted until the job is filled. The expected starting date for employment is July 1, 2015.

The Pardee School of Global Studies offers B.A. and M.A. degrees and is committed to multidisciplinary, policy-relevant research and teaching. Required language: English. Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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