The American University of Rome provides equal opportunity for all qualified individuals in its educational programs and activities. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income or Vietnam-era veteran status. It conforms to all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. The policy of equal opportunity applies to every aspect of the operations and activities of the university generally and includes admissions and employment.
Current Teaching Opportunities
Part-time Adjunct Faculty in Animation
The program of Film & Digital Media of The American University of Rome seeks applications from qualified candidates for part-time adjunct faculty teaching opportunities during the 2016-2017 academic year and beyond. The successful candidate(s) will teach undergraduate courses including
- Animation, Editing and Special Effects
- Computer Game Design and Production
- 3D Computer Animation
The ideal candidate(s) will hold a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and/or have proven experience in animation, motion graphics, modelling, and visual effects. Recent teaching experience in the U.S. Higher Education system is desirable. Fluency in English is mandatory; English mother tongue preferred.
Interested candidates should send a CV and a reference letter to email@example.com (Ref. HR12/2016 ‘Animation’ in the subject field).
Holding Italian work papers is essential.
Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going.
Assistant Professor of Economics.
The American University of Rome invites applications for a tenure track, Assistant Professor position in Economics, a joint appointment in the International Relations and Business Administration programs. The appointment will begin in Fall 2017 with an initial contract of two years. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to AUR’s vibrant liberal arts curriculum via both major program and general education courses. Experience teaching in a liberal arts curriculum is highly valued. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in International Relations and Global Politics that could include courses in Globalization, Immigration and/or other areas depending on the candidate’s area of specialization, as well as foundational courses in Micro- and Macroeconomics. Interest and experience in organizing and leading field trips and travel courses to sites of economic interest in Europe also welcome.
This position will enable the successful candidate to work in a dynamic and exceptional environment. Located on the Janiculum hill, The American University of Rome offers not just a special location, but also the possibility to further relations currently established by the University and the Program itself with major governmental and non-governmental organizations, and the possibility to promote initiatives in partnership with major Embassies, Academies and Foundations based in Rome.
The successful candidate will:
- Have a PhD in Economics, Global Studies, International Relations, or a related discipline at the time of appointment;
- Teach an average of six courses per year;
- Advise and monitor the progress of students;
- Contribute to the development of the curriculum (such as field trips and internships);
- Organize and promote Program activities (Seminars, Conferences and Publications);
- Show capacity, knowledge and/or willingness to attract resources (fundraising);
- Engage in networking activity (e.g. with Universities and Organizations – National, International, Governmental and Non-Governmental);
- Serve the University through membership of Committees and other functions coordinated by the Program Director, Dean, or President;
- Report to the Dean.
Interested candidates should send a letter of application and CV with three referees to firstname.lastname@example.org (quote re: HR11/2016 Economics and candidate’s full name in the subject field). The letter of application should include a reasoned statement of why the candidate wishes to be in Rome, and how the candidate intends to support AUR’s existing programs via courses in Economics. Applications without this statement will not be considered.
Italian work paper requested.
Deadline for applications: 15 January 2017
AUR is an equal opportunity employer.
Current Staff Opportunities
The American University of Rome is seeking a Business Analyst.
The selected candidate will be required to participate in the annual University budget planning processes and produce specialized budget/actual reports, also consolidating information and data from different systems and sources within the University. He/she will be capable of providing advice to management on options to correct negative variances, be proactive in improving processes and methodologies to enable better reporting, analysis and financial advice.
The ideal candidate must have at least two years of experience in a similar position, a University degree in Economics- Business Administration or Business Management, excellent knowledge of financial and managerial accounting, strong planning and analytical skills. He/she must be able to visualize and simplify complex data sets, must be computer literate with excellent knowledge of Excel (including Pivot Tables). Experience with SQL and relational databases. Required fluency in Italian and English (written and verbal).
A resume (quote re: Business Analyst HR9/2016), with at least 1 reference contact, is to be submitted by e-mail to email@example.com or by fax to +39 06 5833 0992
Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going until the position is filled.
AUR is an equal opportunity employer.
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