The Graduate School of Education at the American University in Cairo welcomes applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Comparative and International Education, with particular emphasis in educational development, policy, economics of education, sociology of education, and/or educational research methods. Responsibilities for this position include teaching graduate level coursework, advising master’s theses, advising students, and conducting/publishing research that is relevant to educational reform in the Middle East, as well as relevant to the educational literature on a global level. Additionally, a core responsibility for this position is to work with a small team of faculty members in the continued development of the relatively new Graduate School of Education.
Candidates must have a completed, earned doctorate and should have a strong teaching and research record in accordance with prior experience. A successful candidate can demonstrate past or potential interest in contributing extensively to educational reform in Egypt, the Middle East in general, and other developing countries.
The position is an Assistant Professor rank and is tenure track with initial three-year (renewable) appointment subject to mutual agreement. It will begin in September 2012. Renewal of an appointment depends upon institutional needs and the appointee’s performance.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
a) a current CV; b) a letter of interest; c) a statement of teaching philosophy; d) a completed Personal Information Form ; e) at least three reference letters from referees familiar with your professional background sent directly to email@example.com.
Note: Please remember that your account login enables you to respond to AUC additional questions (if required). Reference number: GSE-3-2012. URL:www.aucegypt.edu/offices/HR/EmpOpp/Pages/default.aspx