Syracuse University College of Law invites applicants for a tenured faculty position as Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT) Director beginning Fall 2018. Founded in 2003 as a collaboration between the College of Law and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, INSCT is an internationally renowned university institute with an established history of sponsored research, policy analysis, and educational programs. Applicants for Director must have a distinguished record of research and teaching commensurate with a tenured faculty appointment. Applicants must also have expertise and interests in national security, broadly understood to include the fields of international law, counterterrorism, and human rights. Special consideration will be given to applicants with expertise in cybersecurity. We prefer applicants with experience directing a university-level institute, including experience with interdisciplinary engagement, strategic planning, sponsored research, the design and administration of educational programs, and fundraising.
The College of Law particularly welcomes applications from candidates for this position who contribute to the diversity of the College of Law community.
Internal Number: 72909
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