Duke University, Sanford School of Public Policy - NRR

Position ID:Duke-SSPP-NRR-AGS [#13550, Lecturer]
Position Title: Adjunct Lecturer
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Public Policy
Appl Deadline: (posted 2019/04/09, listed until 2019/06/15)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Adjunct Lecturer - Part time, 10 hours per week

Duke Program in American Grand Strategy (AGS)

Occupational Summary 
This position will be responsible for the development, delivery, and management of one undergraduate course on Intelligence Studies during the academic spring semester of 2020 at the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University.

Background Info 
The AGS program seeks to create the next generation of leaders through interactive learning opportunities. Such opportunities include direct interaction with senior policy-makers, crisis simulations, staff rides, and a captstone one-semester course. This position is responsible contributing to the AGS mission by delivering a “feeder” course to interested students (sophomore and junior undergraduates) who demonstrate interest in the capstone course or an interest, more broadly, in the intelligence or national security fields.

Work Performed 
A detailed description of functional areas and tasks follows: 

Course Responsibilities
  •  Develop Curriculum (readings, syllabus, guest speakers, writing requirements, examinations)
  •  Coordinate course scheduling, course approval, and cross-listing through the Sanford registrar
  •  Load course content on Sakai Learning Management System and employ Sakai for course management 
  •  Identify and schedule guest lecturers for class interaction, as necessary 
  •  Schedule and hold office hours for student access
  •  Generate interim and final grades as required
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. 
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. 

Individual must have at least a master’s degree and formal professional training in the field of intelligence (collection, analysis, or program management). 

Work requires ten years of experience in the intelligence field along with teaching experience at the university level. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.

In addition, the successful candidate will possess the following qualities/attributes: 
  • Capacity to interact well with undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, and guest lecturers 
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in intelligence history and studies
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills 
  • Solid understanding of information technologies • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Willingness to work with a wide variety of people
  • The ability to work with varying degrees of management oversight, both independently and closely supervised

Duke is committed to encouraging and sustaining work and learning environments that are free from harassment and prohibited discrimination. Duke prohibits discrimination and harassment in the administration of both its employment and educational policies. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Duke University
Box 90204
Durham, NC 27708

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