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 Academic Opportunities

 

Part-time non-tenure-track Adjunct Faculty teaching the course on Food Policy

The U.S. accredited Master’s Program in Food Studies of the American University of Rome seeks applications from qualified candidates for part-time non-tenure-track Adjunct Faculty teaching the course on Food Policy in the spring 2018 semester and following years. Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in social sciences preferably with professional experience in policy work. Teaching experience in the US higher education system is desirable. English fluency is mandatory. Mother tongue English preferred.
 
The course reviews the rationale, instruments and practice of food policy. It provides an overview of the conceptual background, features and aims of food policies, and the regulatory frameworks in both industrialized and non-industrialized countries. The first part of the course discusses the different approaches followed and the contributions to the policy and practice from agriculture, health, trade and the environment sectors and highlights the conditions that influence the formulation of food policies. The second part covers the evolution of food policies and regulations at the global, regional and national levels and their implications.
 
To apply, please send:
- cover letter (quote re: Adjunct Faculty in Food Policy 21/2017), resume and the names of three references are to be submitted by e-mail to humanresources@aur.edu
 
Deadline for applications: November 21, 2017
 
Italian working papers are essential. Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going.
 
The American University of Rome is an equal opportunity employer.

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Business Studies Program - Part-time Adjunct Faculty

The Business Studies program at The American University of Rome seeks applications from qualified candidates for part-time, non-tenure-track Adjunct Faculty teaching opportunity in the Spring 2018 semester, with possible additional courses in future semesters. The successful candidate will teach two undergraduate management courses: MGT 201 Principles of Management and MGT 305 Human Resource Management in Service Operations.

The ideal candidate(s) will hold an advanced degree in management or business administration and have proven experience in travel and tourism. Recent teaching experience in the US higher education system is desirable. English fluency is mandatory; Mother tongue English preferred.

To apply, please send:

  • Cover letter (quote re: Adjunct Faculty in Principles of Management 18/2017), resume and three references are to be submitted by e-mail to humanresources@aur.edu

Italian work papers are essential. Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going

AUR is an equal opportunity employer.
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Adjunct Faculty in Environmental Science

The General Education program at The American University of Rome seeks applications from qualified candidates for part-time, non-tenure-track Adjunct Faculty teaching opportunity in the Spring 2018 semester, with possible additional courses in future semesters. The successful candidate will teach ENV 103: Environmental Science, an introductory-level laboratory course in science for liberal arts students. The course is currently scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:15-7:05pm and enrolls 12-15 students.
The ideal candidate(s) will hold an advanced degree in Biology or Environmental Science and will have experience in teaching laboratory courses. Recent teaching experience in the US higher education system is desirable. English fluency mandatory; Mother tongue English preferred. 
 
To apply, please send:

  • Cover letter (quote re: Adjunct Faculty in Environmental Science 17/2017), resume and three references are to be submitted by e-mail to humanresources@aur.edu

Italian working papers are essential. Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going.

AUR is an equal opportunity employer.

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Current Staff Opportunities

 

Senior Human Resources Administrator

The American University of Rome is looking for a Senior Human Resources Administrator for a temporary position (leave of absence cover).
 
The selected candidate will perform qualified administrative tasks within the HR department of the university. S/he will be required to manually as well as electronically manage documents and archives and will work in coordination with professionals assigned to the management of Human Resources.
This individual will provide proactive support for complex tasks and team processes and tools.
 
Requirements:
First Class Law or Economy Degree preferred. Political Science Degree or Degree in a similar discipline will be considered.
Excellent computer skills, with full proficiency in Office Excel, Word, Outlook and use of Electronic mail.
Excellent knowledge of English and Italian (written and spoken)
Knowledge of privacy regulations concerning the management of sensitive information and a high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information
Strong and effective external communication skills
Professionalism in dealing with sensitive situations; team player and excellent interpersonal skills.
Capable of relating to faculty and administrative staff in a professional and competent manner.
Ability to be flexible is a must.
 
The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, organized and have a demonstrated ability to own projects and work streams.  The candidate will possess the ability to complete high volumes of tasks with minimal guidance or supervision and deadline sensitivity is important.
 
Italian working papers are essential.
 
Please send presentation letter and resume with at least one reference contact by email to applications@aur.edu. Quote HR 27/2018.
- Deadline for applications: June 20, 2018
Interviews will begin as soon as possible in July and will be ongoing until the position is filled.
 
AUR is an equal opportunity employer.

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International Admissions Counselor

The American University of Rome is always looking for talented and qualified people to join our Admissions Office as International Admissions Counselors

The selected candidate will collaborate with colleagues and faculty to provide a wide range of services to students in support of recruitment, admissions, admissions counseling and related operations: information to prospective students, admissions interviews, transfer of credits and certificates’ evaluation etc. The International Admissions Counselor will coordinate and support all recruiting activities on and off campus, invitational programs and communication with high schools. S/he cooperatively assists in managing an efficient strategic communication. This position will report to the Director of Admissions and Financial Aid.
 
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor degree with at least one year of work experience, preferred minimum experience in admissions counseling or equivalent. Fluency in English, proficiency in another language and the ability to speak Italian is considered a plus. Flexibility, strong cross-cultural interpersonal skills, public speaking skills and the ability to present the University in a positive way are requested. Large travel involved. Respect, integrity, compassion and service in all aspects of interaction with students, parents, faculty and colleagues. Good familiarity with word processing, spreadsheet and database software tools. Demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
 
Italian working papers are essential. Term employment contract. Full-time position.
 
To apply, please send:
-  Cover letter, resume (quote re: International Admissions Counselor 23/2017) with at least 1 reference contact name, are to be submitted by email to humanresources@aur.edu
 
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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Privacy Policy

The American University of Rome informs you that, in compliance with the Italian Legislative Decree 196/2003, personal data directly provided or provided by third parties will be collected and stored in our archives and can be processed with the help of outside parties. The supplied data will be used only in relation to recruitment, selection, personnel management, training (free or paid) – either in hard copy or electronic form – and can be communicated. The provided data will be handled and stored, starting from the receipt of the curriculum vitae. Consent to data processing also allows receiving, via email, SMS or phone, communications regarding opportunities for recruitment, selection and business information. Any sensitive data will be immediately deleted by AUR in the absence of a written consent for the processing of personal data. It is possible to obtain the cancellation, the transformation into anonymous form, the blocking of data processed unlawfully, the updating, the correction, the integration of data, or to oppose oneself, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of personal data by writing to: The American University of Rome, Human Resources Department, Via Pietro Roselli 4 – 00153 Roma or humanresources@aur.edu.The acquisition and processing of your personal data are necessary for including you in our archives, used for the search and selection of staff and faculty. If you decide, as it is in your right, not to give us the authorization to process your information, we will not be able to achieve these goals.