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Professor, Associate or Assistant Professor at West Point
The Department of Systems Engineering at the United States Military Academy, West Point, is hiring a tenure-track Professor at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level.  If you are interested in working on a high-performing team with amazing colleagues and hour north of Manhattan, I highly encourage you to apply!  We are interested in a broad range of specialities so please do not hesitate to apply if you are remotely interested.  

All official and pertinent information can be found at the USAJOBS posting  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/614024500

This posting has been recently extended to November 29th!  Apply online through USAJOBS at the website above.  If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to me at julia.coxen@westpoint.edu
Position: Professor, Associate or Assistant Professor at West Point
Organization: United States Military Academy
Location: West Point,  NY 
United States
Salary: $130,200 - $177,936 per year
Posting Start Date: 9/15/2021
Date Posted: 11/14/2021
Requirements All official and pertinent information can be found at the USAJOBS posting  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/614024500

Conditions of Employment

  • You may be expected to travel up to 10% for this position.
  • Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
  • Pursuant to EO 14043, all Federal employees, regardless of duty location or work arrangement, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by November 22, 2021, or before entrance on duty if after November 22, subject to exceptions as required by law.
  • If selected, the agency will provide information regarding what documentation is needed and how to request any legally required exceptions from this requirement.
  • Proof of vaccination will be required. To ensure compliance with this mandate, review the vaccination requirements, to include timelines for receiving required doses, at the following: https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/faq/vaccinations/


Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens and Non-Citizens with Allegiance to the United States.

This is a full-time academic tenure-track position with an initial term appointment in the excepted service not to exceed 3 years. Term appointments may be extended beyond the initial term. Faculty who attain the academic rank of Associate Professor or Professor may have the opportunity to non-competitively receive a permanent appointment in the excepted service. As a term employee you will be eligible for medical insurance, life insurance, retirement, dental and vision. You will be eligible to earn annual leave and sick leave.

 Applicants must (a) hold a bachelor's degree or higher that included or was supplemented by major study in education or in a subject-matter field appropriate to the position, OR (b) possess a combination of education and experience -- courses equivalent to a major in education, or in a subject-matter field appropriate to the position, plus appropriate experience or additional course work that provided knowledge comparable to that normally acquired through the successful completion of the 4-year course of study described above.

SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR/KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Applicants will be evaluated on the following: 1)Academic Accomplishment (Ph.D. preferred) in Systems Engineering (SE), Engineering Management (EM), Data Engineering, Systems Design, or closely related field; 2) Ability to attract and conduct funded research in areas relevant to the Department of Systems Engineering, and publish results in peer-reviewed journals and professional conferences; 3) Demonstrable experience in contemporary System Engineering, Engineering Management, or Systems Design and Decision Sciences techniques, methodologies, and best practices; 4) Ability to plan, develop, evaluate, and teach undergraduate courses and lead programs in Systems Engineering, Engineering Management, or Systems and Decision Sciences; 5) Ability to provide advice to the Head of the Department of Systems Engineering and Program Directors on curricular, pedagogical, professional, and research matters, and show potential for participation in the governance of the Academy through service on departmental and Academy-wide committees; 6) Experience with and potential for leadership in professional societies and communities associated with Department of Systems Engineering specialty fields and the Academy


Only degrees from an accredited college or university recognized by the Department of Education are acceptable to meet positive education requirements or to substitute education for experience. For additional information, please go to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and U.S. Department of Education websites at - http://www.opm.gov/qualifications and http://www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.

Status: This listing expires on: 12/14/2021
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United States Military Academy

West Point,  NY 10996
United States
Julia Coxen

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