Professor of Strategy and Security Studies, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies

School of Advanced Air and Space Studies

Job Type: Government/Non-Profit

Application Deadline: October 15, 2018


The School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS) is seeking a scholar of strategic or security studies to begin summer 2019; a specialization in space policy, space law, space history, or technology is highly desirable.

SAASS educates strategists for the Air Force and the nation through a year-long graduate curriculum rooted in the art of strategy and strategic studies, enhancing the Air Force’s capacity to defend the U.S.. through the control and exploitation of air, space, and cyberspace.  Graduates receive an accredited Master of Philosophy in Military Strategy degree with the possibility to continue toward a PhD in Military Strategy.

Successful applicants will have substantial experience in the development, evaluation, and implementation of space power theory, history, and practice.  To be considered, applicants must have a completed PhD or JD in an area relevant to strategic studies and the control and exploitation of air, space and cyberspace.  Extensive professional experience in these areas is highly desired, as is teaching proficiency in fields such as strategic studies, political science, or history.  The selection committee will consider applicants at the assistant and associate levels.

Primary duties include teaching graduate-level courses across the breadth of the school’s curriculum, advising thesis and dissertation students, curriculum creation, course direction, scholarly research and publication, and service to the university.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, three letters of recommendation, and samples of research, course syllabi and teaching evaluations through the USAJobs website, beginning 7 September 2018 until 15 October 2018.

For more information on SAASS, visit the website.

Posted: September 13, 2018