Employment Opportunities

Job Openings at AUP

For all questions regarding employment opportunities at The American University of Paris, please jobapplicantsataup.edu (contact the office of human resources). Please note that except where otherwise stated, French working papers or EU nationality are required in order for applications to be considered.

 

Administrative positions

Assistant Director of US Admissions – US Admissions Office

Admissions Office - Job Description

JOB TITLE AND CLASSIFICATION

Assistant Director of US Admissions – US Admissions Office

SUPERVISOR

Director of US Admissions

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Assistant Director recruits, admits and yields students from countries in Latin America and specific US States for programs at The American University of Paris (AUP) in Paris, France. Programs include Bachelors, Masters, Summer and Study Abroad. The counsellor is based in the United States, ideally in Florida, works from home, and reports to the Director US Admissions. This is a new role, which supports AUP’s strategic aim to develop Latin America as a reliable source of qualified students for the University in addition to growing our existing market in Florida.

TERRITORIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

The current territorial responsibilities for this position are:

  • Latin America, including Central America

  • Florida

  • Puerto Rico

    DUTIES:

    This new role will develop and follow a marketing and recruitment plan to achieve enrollment targets using multiple recruitment platforms, including online and social-media based recruitment and other ‘armchair’ recruitment strategies. The position requires travel to countries in Latin America and specific US States, visiting high schools and colleges, attending college and graduate fairs and meeting with advisors, students, families, faculty, alumni and others possible contacts to promote AUP programs.

    Specific responsibilities will vary according to the time of year and the changing circumstances of the student recruitment market. However, the following tasks will form a significant proportion of this role:

    Latin America

  • Devising and implementing an overall University recruitment strategy for the region;

  • Developing a shortlist of specific ‘priority’ country target markets within the region for specific focus;

  • Planning and delivering appropriate student recruitment activities in ‘priority’ countries, including regular travel to the region;

Admissions Office - Job Description

  • Developing a system for the delivery of market advice/intelligence in the Latin American market to maximize the University’s recruitment and other opportunities;

  • Extending the University’s relationships with Latin American-based Guidance Counsellors, Independent Counsellors and other stakeholders relavant to the recruitment of students at all levels;

  • Other appropriate duties as assigned by the Director. Marketing and student recruitment

  • Devising and implementing marketing, student recruitment and communications campaigns in all designated territories;

  • Providing correct and up-to-date information on AUP through all possible communication channels;

  • Participating in appropriate outreach activities as assigned by Director;

  • Serving as a liaison between the University and prospective students and

    their families;

  • Developing and maintaining sustained communications with all potential

    recruitment and admissions stakeholders;

  • Responding to general enquiries of all kinds in a timely manner;

  • Contributing to the execution and development of marketing and yield

    programs primarily targeting but not limited to assigned territories;

  • Delivering Online Information Sessions for all prospective and accepted

    students;

  • Data entry to the CRM system operated by the University;

  • Maintaining and developing engagement activities with admissions

    stakeholders, specifically high school and independent college counsellors;

  • Other appropriate duties as assigned by the Director.

    Admissions and financial aid

  • Advising students, counsellors and parents in all matters related to applying to, and attending AUP;

  • Reading applications and making decisions on completed applications files in an agreed and timely manner;

  • Identifying and interpreting application trends to better yield and onboard qualified applicants;

  • Implementing yield strategies and activities for all assigned students;

  • Providing information concerning financial aid to applicants and making recommendations to the Director of Financial Aid concerning aid to be

    offered;

  • Reviewing financial aid applications and making appropriate

    recommendations to the Director of Financial Aid;

  • Assisting students and their families in the Financial Aid Appeals process;

  • Providing up-to-date information to students and their families on all

    aspects of the onboarding process, including support for securing a student visa and ongoing pre-arrival administrative tasks;

Admissions Office - Job Description

  • Advising the Director of US Admissions of issues impacting on the admission of students to AUP;

  • Other appropriate duties as assigned by the Director. Market research and market development

  • Supporting the analysis and interpretation of admissions data across both the US and Paris-based teams;

  • In association with colleagues, the analysis of relevant data (CRM and external) to help support tactical and strategic decision-making across both the US and Paris-based teams;

  • Monitoring the conditions relevant to student recruitment in all assigned territories;

  • Where appropriate, execute or commission market research activities to ascertain the value of potential new territories;

  • Other appropriate duties as assigned by the Director.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    Minimum

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;

  • English and Spanish;

  • Three-years experience in student recruitment and admissions;

  • CRM familiarity

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, clear communicator and presenter, and

    confident with a range of people;

  • Experience of organizing, promoting and hosting events;

  • Willingness to travel, a valid driver’s license, availability during evenings

    and weekends;

  • High level of IT literacy.

    Preferred

  • French and/or Portuguese proficiency;

  • Higher education experience, particularly with facets of international

    practice;

  • Proven data analysis skills;

  • CRM (Technosolutions Slate) fluency.

 

Please send a resumes and cover letters to : itissierataup.edu for consideration.

Graduate Office Student Services Manager

JOB TITLE AND CLASSIFICATION

C1.1
Graduate Office Student Services Manager

 

SUPERVISOR

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies or any other supervisor appointed by the president

 

Position Overview

The postholder is a key member of the Academic Affairs team, serving as liaison between the Graduate Programs and Admissions Offices.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Main Duties and Responsibilities
The main duties and responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

Graduate Administration

The postholder will help manage the smooth day-to-day running of the Graduate Programs Office and collaborate closely with other members of the Office. They will aid in assessment and accreditation and provide additional student support when necessary.

Supporting fixed-term faculty members

In collaboration with the Program Directors, the postholder will ensure the smooth onboarding of CDD faculty throughout the academic year and coordinate with other administrative units across the institution as well as outside stakeholders.

Communication and Outreach

The postholder will build and maintain relations with alumni of all graduate programs to aid the outreach of Communications. The postholder will seek new partnerships and opportunities for VAE students and other applications for RNCP accreditation.

Support the development and implementation of marketing plans for AUP graduate programs

In association with Admissions Office and other colleagues, including the Graduate Program Directors, the postholder will devise and help support the implementation of marketing plans for each of AUP graduate programs. These plans will define target markets for each program, locate appropriate marketing channels, outline key marketing messages, and define an annual calendar of marketing and recruitment activities.

Liaison between graduate enquiries and applicants with each Graduate Program Director

The postholder will be the interface between prospective students and applicants and each of the Program Directors, facilitating virtual and face-to-face contact where appropriate. These contacts will vary in purpose according to the time of year and the postholder will ensure all interactions are logged in the University’s CRM system.

On-campus and virtual graduate events and Information Sessions

In collaboration with Admissions Office colleagues, the postholder will devise a system which specifically serves the needs of prospective graduate students. This will include a tailored approach to graduate participants participating in AUP campus tours and the development of

graduate-specific online Information Sessions each semester. Extensive use of the University’s CRM system will be required in this duty.

Contribute to graduate-specific communications campaigns and related content

The postholder will be responsible for ensuring that the ‘graduate voice’ is better included in marketing and recruitment campaigns targeting prospective graduate students. This will include on- and offline campaigns, marketing material of all kinds, content for presentations and tailored collateral for each individual graduate degree program.

The post holder may additionally be involved in transversal projects the University wishes to explore. Other appropriate duties may also be assigned as requested by the Supervisor and according to the needs of the University.

 

If you are interested please send a resume and cover letter to: rrecruitment.hrataup.edu

Faculty positions

Assistant Professor in Fashion Studies

The American University of Paris invites applications for an Assistant Professor specializing in Fashion Studies, beginning 1 August 2023. This position is housed within the Department of Communication, Media and Culture. Candidates should have cross-cultural expertise and academic training in Fashion Studies or Fashion Communications and Cultures. In addition to excellent scholarship, ideal candidates would have experience and contacts in the professional field of fashion. Highest consideration will be given to candidates with proven research or professional experience in Global South cultures and with complementary disciplinary expertise in any of the following fields: anthropology, cultural studies, digital media and emerging technologies, film studies, material culture, sociology, sustainability, or visual culture.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in any of the aforementioned with a strong emphasis on Fashion by time of appointment. Proven capacity for engaged teaching committed to student learning within a liberal arts context, and to experiential learning and critical practice. Strong record in curriculum and course development. Familiarity with liberal arts education, learning objectives, skill development (critical thinking, information literacy, writing in the disciplines, etc.) and assessment is highly desirable. Strong research and publication potential in Fashion Studies. Capacity to work in a multi-cultural environment a strong plus. Ability to speak French is recommended but not required.

European Union citizenship or legal right to work in France, while helpful, is not necessary at the time of application.

We invite and encourage members of underrepresented populations to apply. The University is an equal opportunity employer for whom diversity is an essential source of vitality and strength.

The Institution:  Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a small, undergraduate and Master degree-granting institution with a Liberal Arts core, dedicated to the advancement of the Arts & Sciences in an international and multicultural environment. AUP brings together the values of the American higher education system with its location in Paris and Europe. Located at the crossroads of American and European institutions of higher education and research, AUP facilitates its faculty’s development of an international and stimulating professional network. The Middle States Commission for Higher Education accredits AUP in the United States of America. AUP has cooperative agreements with USA and European-based universities.

The Department: Dedicated to the international and comparative study of communications, media and culture, the department houses three undergraduate majors (Global Communications, Film Studies, Journalism), six undergraduate minors (Fashion Studies, Sociocultural Anthropology, Comparative Political Communications, Global Communications, Journalism, Film Studies) and a dynamic MA program in Global Communications offering additional MA tracks in: Fashion; Development Communications; and Digital Cultures and Industries. A Major in Fashion Studies is projected to be launched in September 2023. The department has 16 full-time faculty, 5 part-time faculty, 150 undergraduate majors and 90 graduate students. https://www.aup.edu/academics/departments/communication-media-and-culture https://www.aup.edu/academics/graduate-programs/global-communications

Responsibilities:

  • The full-time teaching load consists of six courses per year. 
  • Teaching responsibilities will primarily be focused in the department’s Fashion Studies curriculum. 
  • Contributing to the development of an undergraduate major in Fashion Studies will be an immediate responsibility
  • Teaching in other areas of the undergraduate and graduate curriculum may be possible, including: anthropology, visual culture, material culture, critical cultural studies in branding, and museum studies. 
  • Professional mentorship is an important component of our work with students. 
  • Commitment to scholarship, excellence in teaching, integrative learning 
  • Service to the department (contributing to curricular development and innovation, advising students)
  • Service to the university (participation in committee work, assessment, interdisciplinary collaboration)
  • Participating in faculty governance, including attending full faculty, department, and committee meetings
  • Working in a professional and collegial manner with the university community
  • Maintaining compliance with policies and procedures in the Faculty Manual

 

Faculty at AUP must have a commitment to liberal arts education in a highly international environment and pursue international research and scholarship. We seek engaged teacher-scholars and have high expectations of teaching and scholarly research for promotion. AUP follows an American model of academic promotion (Assistant, Associate, Professor).

 

Applications: Please submit your application through https://apply.interfolio.com/113821 to include

  • cover letter
  • curriculum vitae
  • statement of pedagogical philosophy with evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • statement of research interests
  • a writing sample of recent scholarship
  • three confidential letters of reference

 

Applications should be received by 15 November, 2022 for full consideration.

Assistant Professor of Finance

The American University of Paris invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Finance beginning 1 August 2023. This full-time position is housed in the Department of Economics & Management.

 

Qualifications: A PhD in Finance or closely related field is required at the time of appointment (1 August 2023).  The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record or potential for teaching excellence, service to the institution, scholarly research, and publication in the field of finance. 

 

Candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level finance courses that may include corporate finance, investments, sustainable finance, international finance, and computational finance. Capacity and willingness to teach undergraduate courses in accounting is likewise desirable. Experience with or an interest in teaching or research in the areas of social enterprise or non-governmental organizations is interesting in the context of our undergraduate and graduate programs. Applicants with experience in a liberal arts environment and an interest in participating in AUP’s core curriculum are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants having completed the coursework for a PhD but not yet defended their doctoral dissertation with a strong teaching, service, or research agenda may be considered for the position.

 

Faculty at AUP must have a commitment to liberal arts education in a highly international environment and pursue interdisciplinary education and research.  The university offers support and mentorship to new faculty. We seek engaged teacher-scholars and have high expectations of teaching and scholarly research for promotion. AUP follows an American model of academic promotion (Assistant, Associate, Professor).

 

The American University of Paris is an equal opportunity employer. We consider diversity as an essential source of vitality and strength for our scholarly community and its growth. Consequently, we invite and encourage women and candidates from underrepresented populations to apply.

European Union citizenship or legal right to work in France, while helpful, is not necessary at the time of application.

The Institution:  Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a small, undergraduate and Master degree-granting institution with a Liberal Arts core, dedicated to the advancement of the Arts & Sciences in an international and multicultural environment. AUP brings together the values of the American higher education system with its location in Paris and Europe. Located at the crossroads of American and European institutions of higher education and research, AUP facilitates its faculty’s development of an international and stimulating professional network. The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accredits AUP in the United States of America. AUP has cooperative agreements with USA and European-based universities.

The Department: The Economics and Management Department at The American University of Paris is a well-established department that provides a collegial work environment where responsibilities are shared among colleagues. The Department offers support and mentorship to new faculty by helping them to establish intellectual networks on campus. Valuing the ideas of liberal arts, faculty aims for a contextualized and active learning approach. Emphasizing interdisciplinary education and research, the department maintains close ties with faculty in other disciplines within the University as well as with research centres, universities, and industry in France and globally.

 

Responsibilities:

  • The full-time teaching load consists of six courses per year
  • Teaching responsibilities will primarily be concentrated in the department’s International Finance major and MSc Program in International Management
  • Professional mentorship is an important component of our work with students
  • Developing and maintaining an active research agenda
  • Commitment to the values of liberal arts education, scholarship, and teaching
  • Service to the department (contributing to curricular development and innovation, advising students)
  • Service to the university (participation in committee work, assessment, interdisciplinary collaboration)
  • Participating in faculty governance, including attending full faculty, department, and committee meetings
  • Working in a professional and collegial manner with the university community
  • Maintaining compliance with policies and procedures in the Faculty Manual

 

Applications: Please submit your application through Interfolio here to include:

  • cover letter
  • curriculum vitae
  • statement of pedagogical philosophy with evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • statement of research interests 
  • a writing sample of recent scholarship 
  • three confidential letters of reference 

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on 14 November 2022. The search will continue until the position is filled.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The American University of Paris invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning August 1st, 2023. This full-time position is housed in the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics and Environmental Science.  

Qualifications: Candidates must have a PhD in Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Statistics, or a related discipline at the time of appointment. An Applied Mathematician is preferred for this position, but excellent applications from candidates in related fields will be considered. Specialities of particular interest include mathematical and computational modeling (particularly for the social sciences); computational biology and environmental modeling (ecological and population dynamics, gene/genomic theory); public health modeling (epidemiological modeling, demographic modeling); statistical modeling (including data analysis and data science); predictive modeling, machine learning and language models (computational linguistics, natural language models in data science); physical sciences (astrophysics, climate, fluid dynamics, climate).   

Candidates should show a proven capacity for research and engaged teaching. Teaching experience within a liberal arts context or familiarity with liberal arts education is desirable. Strong interdisciplinary interest in the social sciences or an applied discipline is an asset. The candidate must be able to speak and write in fluent English. The ability to speak French is recommended but not required. 

European Union citizenship or legal right to work in France, while helpful, is not necessary at the time of application.  

We invite and encourage members of underrepresented populations to apply. The University is an equal opportunity employer for whom diversity is an essential source of vitality and strength.  

The Institution:  Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a small, undergraduate and master’s degree-granting institution with a Liberal Arts core, dedicated to the advancement of the Arts & Sciences in an international and multicultural environment. AUP brings together the values of the American higher education system with its location in Paris and Europe. Located at the crossroads of American and European institutions of higher education and research, AUP facilitates its faculty’s development of an international and stimulating professional network. The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accredits AUP in the United States of America. AUP has cooperative agreements with USA and European-based universities. 

The Department: Cherishing the ideals of the liberal arts, the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics and Environmental Science aims for a contextualized and active learning approach. Emphasizing interdisciplinary education and research, the department maintains close ties with other departments within the University as well as with research centres, universities, and industry in Europe and all over the world. The full-time faculty in the department have expertise in a diverse collection of disciplines including number theory, group theory, statistics, computer science, data science, artificial intelligence, automated reasoning, human-computer interaction, evolutionary biology, behavioural ecology, biodiversity, biophysics, planetary science, astronomy, and climate. 

The department hosts majors in Mathematics and Computer Science, in Computer Science, in Quantitative Environmental Science, and in Environmental Studies, along with six minors, and a small but growing curriculum in Data Science, including a master’s program in Human Rights and Data Science.  We contribute to AUP’s innovative Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum by providing AUP students with skills for quantitative, experimental and abstract reasoning; comprehension, analysis, and integration of knowledge; digital literacy and critical thinking; and skills to formulate and efficiently solve problems. 

Responsibilities:  

  • The full-time teaching load consists of six courses per year within the undergraduate mathematics curriculum. Faculty are also expected to contribute to the development of new courses.  
  • Teaching responsibilities will primarily be focused in the department’s Mathematics curriculum. Most of the courses taught in mathematics are in introductory calculus and statistics classes, as well as mathematics for Liberal Arts classes. Depending on the successful candidate’s area of expertise, teaching higher level applied mathematics, pure mathematics or statistics courses would also be expected.  Teaching in other areas of the core curriculum (for example, in the First Bridge program or in Digital Literacy classes) would be possible. Development of interdisciplinary courses linking mathematics, statistics, or data science with other areas of the AUP curriculum would be desirable. 
  • Maintain an active research program, ideally involving undergraduate students where possible, culminating in publications in peer-reviewed international journals.  
  • Research collaboration with other institutions is highly encouraged, particularly if specialized equipment or expertise is required.  
  • Service to the department will include advising students, participation in committee work and contributing to curricular development and innovation.  
  • Service to the university will entail participating in assessment, interdisciplinary collaboration, and faculty governance, including attending full faculty, departmental, and committee meetings.  
  • Faculty at AUP must have a commitment to liberal arts education in a highly international environment and pursue international research and scholarship. We seek engaged teacher-scholars and have high expectations of teaching and scholarly research for promotion. AUP follows an American model of academic promotion (Assistant, Associate, Full Professor). 

Applications: Please submit your application through Interfolio link  to include: 

  • cover letter 
  • curriculum vitae 
  • statement of pedagogical philosophy with evidence of teaching effectiveness 
  • statement of research interests  
  • a writing sample of recent scholarship  
  • three confidential letters of reference  

 

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on 14 November 2022. The search will continue until the position is filled.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

The American University of Paris invites applications for a full-time position in the Department of Psychology, Health and Gender at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning 1 August 2023. Candidates should be generalists in psychology with expertise in social and cultural aspects of the discipline as well as qualitative and quantitative methods. The ability to make a strong contribution to the department’s Gender, Sexuality and Society program would be a plus.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Psychology or Human Development by the time of appointment (1 August 2023). Proven capacity for research and engaged teaching is essential. Teaching experience within a liberal arts context or familiarity with liberal arts education is desirable. Strong interdisciplinary interest in the social sciences and/or an applied discipline is an asset. Ability in several languages is a plus.

The University is an equal opportunity employer for whom diversity is an essential source of vitality and strength.

The Institution: Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a small, undergraduate and Masters degree-granting institution with a Liberal Arts core, dedicated to the advancement of the Arts & Sciences in an international and multicultural environment. AUP brings together the values of the American higher education system with its location in Paris and Europe. Located at the crossroads of American and European institutions of higher education and research, AUP facilitates its faculty’s development of an international and stimulating professional network. The Middle States Commission for Higher Education accredits AUP in the United States of America. AUP has cooperative agreements with USA and European-based universities.

The Department: The Department of Psychology, Health and Gender consists of a Psychology major and a Gender, Sexuality and Society major. We also house minors in Gender Studies and Psychology. Our Psychology degree is taught as an interdisciplinary degree with a firm basis in psychological theory and methods and places particular emphasis on the sociocultural aspects of human lives. In our courses, students are challenged to understand the cultural and social bases of human action, thought, and feeling. In this way, they are able to take new insights into our intercultural world.

Responsibilities:

  • The teaching load is the equivalent of six courses per academic year

  • Teaching responsibilities range from introductory undergraduate core courses to upper-level courses in the

    candidate's area of expertise in the psychology major as well as possibly in the gender, sexuality and society

    major

  • Professional mentorship is an important component of our work with students

  • Commitment to scholarship, excellence in teaching, integrative learning

  • Service to the department (contributing to curricular development and innovation, advising students)

  • Willingness to provide service to the university (participation in committee work, assessment,

    interdisciplinary collaboration)

  • Participating in faculty governance, including attending full faculty, department, and committee meetings

  • Working in a professional and collegial manner with the university community

  • Maintaining compliance with policies and procedures in the Faculty Manual

    Faculty at AUP must have a commitment to liberal arts education in a highly international environment and pursue international research and scholarship. We seek engaged scholars and have high expectations of teaching and scholarly research.

    Applications: Please submit your application through http://apply.interfolio.com/115606 to include:

  • cover letter

  • curriculum vitae

  • statement of pedagogical philosophy with evidence of teaching effectiveness

  • statement of research interests

  • a writing sample of recent scholarship

  • three confidential letters of reference

 

If you are interested, please submit your application before November 30th, 2022 to http://apply.interfolio.com/115606.

Assistant Professor of Science

The American University of Paris invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Science beginning 1 August 2023. This full-time Department of Computer Science, Mathematics and Environmental Science.

Qualifications: The candidate must possess a PhD in Science by the time of appointment and have expertise in one of the following disciplines: Environmental Science, Ecology, Evolution, Conservation Biology, Biodiversity, Renewable Energy, Earth Science, Planetary Science, Astronomy.

Candidates should have a proven capacity for engaged teaching and research. Teaching experience in a liberal arts context and strong interdisciplinary interests are highly desirable. The successful candidate will be sharing a laboratory with several scientists, and priority will be given to student- centered research programs that have modest space and equipment requirements. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills in English. The ability to speak French is a plus but is not required.

European Union citizenship or legal right to work in France, while helpful, is not necessary at the time of application.

We invite and encourage members of underrepresented populations to apply. The University is an equal opportunity employer for whom diversity is an essential source of vitality and strength.

The Institution: Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a small, undergraduate and Master degree-granting institution with a Liberal Arts core, dedicated to the advancement of the Arts & Sciences in an international and multicultural environment. AUP brings together the values of the American higher education system with its location in Paris and Europe. Located at the crossroads of American and European institutions of higher education and research, AUP facilitates its faculty’s development of an international and stimulating professional network.

AUP has cooperative agreements with USA and European-based universities.

The Department: Cherishing the ideals of the liberal arts, the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics and Environmental Science aims for a contextualized and active learning approach. Emphasizing interdisciplinary education and research, the department maintains close ties with other departments within the University as well as with research centres, universities, and industry in Europe and all over the world. The full-time faculty in the department have expertise in a diverse collection of disciplines including evolutionary biology, behavioural ecology, biodiversity, biophysics, planetary science, astronomy, climate, computer science, data science, artificial intelligence, automated reasoning, human-computer interaction, number theory, group theory, statistics, and operations research.

The department hosts interdisciplinary majors in Environmental Studies, Quantitative Environmental Science, Mathematics and Computer Science, and Computer Science, along with five minors and a growing curriculum in Data Science, including a Master’s program in Human Rights and Data Science. We contribute to AUP’s innovative Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum by providing AUP students with skills for quantitative, experimental and abstract reasoning; comprehension, analysis, and integration of knowledge; digital literacy and critical thinking; and skills to formulate and efficiently solve problems.

The American University of Paris invites applications for a tenured-track position is housed in the The Middle States Commission for Higher Education accredits AUP in the United States of America.

 

The department also hosts one of the university’s five interdisciplinary Research Centers, the Edward & Joy Frieman Environmental Science Center, which combines cutting-edge environmental research involving undergraduates with public outreach and community engagement on current environmental issues.

 

Responsibilities:

  • The full-time teaching load consists of six courses per year within the undergraduate science curriculum. Faculty are also expected to contribute to the development of new science courses.

  • Teaching responsibilities will include general education science courses with accompanying labs, upper-level science courses, and interdisciplinary science electives. All scientists within the department take turns teaching an introductory Environmental Science course, and the candidate will have the opportunity to develop other courses within their discipline that align with the university’s curricular needs.

  • Maintain an active research program

  • Maintain a competitive research program that involves undergraduate students, culminating in publications in peer-reviewed international journals.

  • Research collaborations with other institutions are highly encouraged, particularly if specialized equipment or expertise is required.

  • Service to the department will include advising students, participation in committee work and contributing to curricular development and innovation.

  • Service to the university will entail participating in assessment, interdisciplinary collaboration, and faculty governance, including attending full faculty, departmental, and committee meetings.

    Faculty at AUP must have a commitment to liberal arts education in a highly international environment and pursue international research and scholarship. We seek engaged teacher-scholars and have high expectations of teaching and scholarly research for promotion. AUP follows an American model of academic promotion (Assistant, Associate, Professor).

     

Applications: Please submit your application through the http://apply.interfolio.com/114705 to include:

  • Detailed cover letter

  • curriculum vitae

  • statement of pedagogical philosophy with evidence of teaching effectiveness

  • statement of research interests

  • a writing sample of personal recent scholarship

  • A publication list

  • three confidential letters of reference

 

 

Applications should be received by 1 December, 2022, for full consideration.