US Army War College- Professor of Strategy

Job Position: 
Professor of Strategy
Academic Organization: 
US Army War College

United States Army War College

Professor of Strategy

The United States Army War College (Carlisle, PA) invites qualified scholars to apply for the position of Professor of Strategy in the Department of National Security and Strategy in the School of Strategic Landpower.  This is a fulltime, long-term, civilian faculty position at the United States Army’s most senior institution for professional military education.  The Army War College educates the top echelon of US military officers of all services, US government civilians, and military officers from scores of foreign countries.  It develops strategic leaders by providing a rigorous curriculum of theoretical and professional subjects, leading to a Master’s of Strategic Studies accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

The person selected for this position will have a leading role in planning, administering, and teaching two core courses, Theory of War and Strategy and National Security Policy and Strategy, as well as other core and elective courses of the resident education program and associated programs.  The selectee will serve as a faculty instructor for one seminar, academic mentor for several students and project advisor for student research projects.  Additionally, the selectee will engage in cutting-edge scholarship that advances knowledge in fields relevant to the curriculum and engage in service in support of USAWC missions.  Other duties may include teaching regional studies courses and/or supporting the development and execution of the National Security Policy Program.  The position comes with a generous compensation package as well as with the many benefits of working at an innovative, vibrant, and collegial military educational institution.

For additional information, and to apply for the position, please visit our website at  On the menu bar, click “About Us” and then “Employment Opportunities” to find the “Professor of Strategy” job announcement.  Or, visit the USAJobs website at  Review of applications will begin November 30th and continue until the position is filled.  Finalists for the position will be invited to the Army War College for a visit that includes an interview with the search committee, presentation to the faculty, meetings with faculty and administrators, and a tour of the campus.

A talented, committed, and diverse faculty is our most important resource in educating the nation’s future strategic leaders.  We are fully committed to equal employment opportunity and compliance with the full range of fair employment practices and non-discrimination laws.  Federal law dictates that the position may be offered to US citizens only.