Director Master’s Program in International Peace and Conflict Resolution, Arcadia University
(Full-time, 12-month faculty position)
Starting: July 1, 2013.
Location: Glenside, PA.
Arcadia University’s Master’s Program in International Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) – a part of the Department of Historical & Political Studies – seeks to fill a full-time (12 month), non-tenure track faculty position as program Director with responsibilities for administration, teaching (1:1 load), and advising in this program committed to project-based and applied learning. The Director oversees the administration of all aspects of the program including but not limited to: recruitment of prospective students; coordinating program faculty; advising matriculated students; directing curricula and related academic programming, including students’ study abroad and internship requirements. Applicants should have expertise in the field of international peace & conflict resolution and be prepared to teach introductory courses as well as classes in one’s area of specialization. IPCR currently has programs and institutional affiliations in Northern Ireland, western Africa and Costa Rica, and is especially interested in candidates that have experience and expertise to build on these strengths. Applicants should submit a CV, a cover letter outlining their administrative and teaching experience and scholarly expertise, and three letters of recommendation. Ph. D and teaching experience in a related field are required.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Application deadline: For full consideration, applications should be submitted by March 1, 2013.
To apply: All applications should be submitted electronically at www.arcadia.edu/jobs
Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Arcadia University is a coeducational, private, comprehensive university offering a wide array of liberal arts and professional programs in a personalized setting. Founded in 1853, Arcadia University is located in Glenside, Pennsylvania, just 25 minutes from Center City Philadelphia. The International Peace and Conflict Resolution program (IPCR) is an interdisciplinary program that offers an innovative curriculum that allows a small group of outstanding students to develop an area of concentration within the discipline, build a network of contacts, and gain applied field experience.
For more information on the IPCR visit: www.arcadia.edu/IPCR