As part of a major hiring initiative, The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University invites applications for a Lecturer position in Security Studies, beginning July 1, 2019. This is a full-time faculty position with teaching, advising, and administrative responsibilities in the Watson Institute’s undergraduate programs. The initial appointment is for 3 years, and is renewable every three years. We are seeking applicants with expertise on international security broadly defined, including but not limited to grand strategy and geopolitical rivalry, civil war and post-war reconstruction, defense policy and military intervention, nuclear proliferation and deterrence, terrorism and counterterrorism, cybersecurity and surveillance, and resource conflicts and the security implications of climate change.
Applicants must have a PhD in the social sciences or related disciplines. Current PhD candidates must have the degree in hand by the time of appointment.
All candidates should submit: 1) a cover letter describing relevant professional and teaching experience, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a teaching statement. Candidates should also have three letters of reference and their official graduate transcript uploaded to Interfolio at the time of application. Position URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/61729
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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