Wilson E. Schmidt Distinguished Professorship (located primarily at SAIS’s campus in Bologna,

first_imgThe Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns HopkinsSchool of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) ( https://kissinger.sais.jhu.edu) in Washington DC seeks a scholar of the highest caliber for anendowed professorship: the Schmidt Chair, based in SAIS Europe inBologna, Italy. The holder of the chair will also work tostrengthen ties between SAIS Europe and SAIS DC.About SAISSAIS is a global institution that offers students an internationalperspective on today’s critical issues. For 75 years, Johns HopkinsSAIS has produced leaders, thinkers, and practitioners ofinternational relations, whose ideas and research inform and shapepolicy. SAIS offers a global perspective across three campuslocations: Bologna, Italy; Nanjing, China; and Washington, DC. Theschool’s interdisciplinary curriculum is strongly rooted in thestudy of international economics, international relations, andregional studies; the goal of study at SAIS is to prepare studentsto address the multifaceted policy challenges in the worldtoday.SAIS Europe has been educating global leaders in the area ofinternational affairs since 1955. Today, SAIS Europe teachesapproximately 200 full-time students hailing from 40 countries andpursuing one of a number of degrees: Master of Arts, Master of Artsin International Affairs, Master of International Public Policy,Master of Arts in Global Risk, and/or Ph.D. The faculty is adiverse, international group of over 60 resident and adjunctprofessors and instructors. To learn more, please visitsais.jhu.edu.About the CenterPart of the world’s leading school for the study of internationalaffairs, the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs (HKC) ishome to extraordinary scholars and seasoned practitioners inforeign policy and international security. Our mission is togenerate and apply rigorous historical thinking to the most vexingglobal challenges. We do so in our teaching, by creating innovativenew curricula, and in our research and writing. The KissingerCenter also acts as a bridge between the world of ideas and theworld of action, bringing together leading thinkers andpolicymakers.About the OpeningA generous gift has created the Wilson E. Schmidt DistinguishedProfessorship, located primarily at SAIS’s campus in Bologna,Italy.For this chair, SAIS is searching for candidates who produce worldclass scholarship, engage in cross-disciplinary research,contribute to policy advising, and teach topics connected to theCenter’s mission of historically informed statecraft and strategy.We are especially interested in PhDs in history and politicalscience, though applications from other disciplines are welcome.Applications from women and minority candidates are especiallyencouraged.In the first instance, HKC is searching for a senior scholar for atenured appointment to this chair. In exceptional cases, however,appointments at other levels or as a professor of the practice maybe considered as well.All applications should be submitted via Interfolio andinclude:• A letter of application;• A curriculum vitae;• Names and contact information of three references.Review of applications will begin immediately; applications will beaccepted until the position is filled.The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity forits faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university doesnot discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status,pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age,disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, veteran status or other legally protectedcharacteristic. 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