Assistant Professor of Strategic Studies (Tenure-Track)

Johns Hopkins University
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 13

Position description

Founded in 1943 and a Johns Hopkins division since 1950, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) has been educating global leaders for nearly eight decades. As a highly selective graduate institution with a distinguished faculty, SAIS consistently ranks as one of the top schools of international relations in the world. SAIS was founded to provide a practical approach to training students in international leadership and foreign relations, and to provide mid-career educational opportunities for those already working in related fields. To learn more about SAIS, visit  

Title: Assistant Professor of Strategic Studies (tenure-track) 

Position: Johns Hopkins SAIS is seeking to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank from candidates with research interests and strong teaching ability in strategic studies and international security. 


We seek an Assistant or early Associate Professor, including several years removed from their PhD, in the wider field of strategic studies and international security. We will consider scholars from a range of disciplines, including international relations and political science, history, economics, anthropology, and sociology. Preference will be given to candidates who combine outstanding academic research and teaching with experience in the public square, especially government service. Ability to build, lead, and manage academic programs is a plus.   

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