Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor


School of Continuing and Professional Studies

The Center for Global Affairs within the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies invites applications for a non-tenured full-time clinical faculty position beginning spring or fall 2010. We seek a talented professional who can blend practical and theoretical frameworks to teach master’s level courses in our rapidly growing, selective graduate program in global affairs. 

Expectations are to teach three courses per semester. Particular attention will be given to candidates with expertise in the area of International Political Economy and Development. Our faculty members have diverse but complementary academic backgrounds and, in addition to teaching, are active research scholars who also play a full role in curricular development, student advisement and the Center’s robust series of public events. Candidates should be willing to engage in the Center’s activities and support its goal of promoting global citizenship. 

The successful candidate will possess an advanced degree, with an earned doctorate preferred, in international relations, economics, or related fields, and a minimum of three years teaching at the graduate level. The individual chosen for this position should possess the background and experience necessary to teach a variety of courses in the curriculum, and a record of publishing and research. For more information, visit

The Center for Global Affairs (CGA) educates and inspires its community to become global citizens capable of identifying and implementing solutions to pressing global challenges. Through rigorous graduate and continuing higher education programs and provocative public events, the Center prepares global citizens who will be at home – and thus be effective agents of change – in diverse environments around the world. The NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) is one of the NYU’s fifteen constituent schools and colleges. With its own faculty and specialized undergraduate and graduate (masters) programs for both full-time and part-time students, SCPS is among the university’s five largest graduate and undergraduate schools as measured by matriculated students. SCPS is also a worldwide leader in continuing higher education. Adult learners and working professionals register in more than 2500 courses, seminars, workshops, and conferences, and more than 100 certificate curricula in a wide arrange of subjects and formats each year.

For consideration, please send curriculum vitae with cover letter and three references to: (please indicate Box 17-09E in the “subject” line); or mail to NYU/SCPS, Human Resources, 25 West Fourth Street, Room 202, Box 17-09E, New York, NY 10012-1119. Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. NYU appreciates all applications, but can only respond to qualified candidates.

NYU encourages applications from women and members of minority groups