News from the Bush School

Director of Scowcroft Institute

November 03, 2008

The George Bush School of Government & Public Service, a professional graduate school of public and international affairs at Texas A&M University, invites applications and nominations for a scholar in international security studies to serve as Director of the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs.

The Scowcroft Institute is a recently established research unit of the Bush School designed to promote policy oriented research on all aspects of international affairs. The Scowcroft Institute enjoys a unique supportive relationship with the George H. W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation and access to the materials of the adjacent Bush Presidential Library.

The selected individual will be a tenured associate or full professor in the School. Successful candidates must have a distinguished record of peer-reviewed scholarship in fields directly relevant to national security and international affairs, administrative experience and a demonstrated commitment to bridging the academic and policy communities. The Scowcroft Director will lead the expansion of this important, endowed operation and will teach in a professional graduate program designed to prepare individuals for careers in international affairs.

Further information about the School and Scowcroft Institute are available at Review of applications will begin on November 10 and continue until the position is filled. A letter of application, CV and three letters of recommendation should be sent to:

      Ms. Janeen Wood, Search Coordinator
      Bush School of Government and Public Service
      Texas A&M University 4220
      College Station, TX 77843-4220

Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to diversity.