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NYU Visiting Assistant Professor of International Education

New York University, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
New York City, New York (US)
$75,000 - $115,000
Date posted
Feb 27, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details

New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development invites applications for a non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor position in International Education to begin in September 2024. The appointed faculty member will be part of the Department of Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities (ASH). This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal for an additional year.We are committed to substantially increasing the proportion of our faculty from underrepresented groups as we strive to create an intellectually diverse, inclusive, and equitable program.

Position Description:

The field of specialization for this position is open, but we are particularly interested in candidates whose work focuses on one or more of the following topics: cultural exchange; experiential education; study abroad; education, peace, and conflict; globalization and comparative education; or, international education policy and advocacy.


The primary responsibility is to teach undergraduate and graduate students with a 3:3 teaching load. A course reduction would be considered for the following types of administrative work: helping to support program expansion, facilitating outreach to and practical experiences with local schools and international organizations, providing significant professional mentorship for undergraduate and graduate students, supervising research and internships for graduates and undergraduates in New York and globally.


Required: Candidates should have a doctorate (earned or anticipated by August 31st 2024) in international education or a related field as well as experience teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. 

Preferred: Experience in program administration, coordination, and expansion is a plus. Moreover we would prefer candidates who have access to deep networks within and knowledge of education systems and organizations promoting educational exchange and/or contemporary issues in international education.

In compliance with NYC's Pay Transparency Act, the annual base salary range for this position is $75,000 - $115,000. New York University considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.

Application instructions:

Please apply online with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, diversity statement (describing how you address diversity, equity, and inclusion in the scope of your teaching and broader work), and names and contact information for three referees.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  For best consideration, materials should be submitted no later than March 15. For logistical questions, please contact Danielle DiRienzo, ASH Administrative Aide (

Visit The Department of Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities.


NYU Steinhardt: Our mission is to advance knowledge, creativity, and innovation at the crossroads of culture, education, and human development. We have award-winning faculty and alumni engaged in ground-breaking research and artistic creation, at the cutting edge of their professions. NYU Steinhardt’s MA program in International Education prepares professionals to understand the international implications of their responsibilities and use knowledge across international boundaries. The program develops educational experts to design, implement, manage and evaluate international education programs in schools, universities, foundations, multinational organizations, corporations, and public and private educational and cultural agencies.

NYU's dynamic Global Network University includes NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU Shanghai, and international programs and academic centers around the world. NYU Steinhardt faculty may have the opportunity to engage in research and teaching at these global study and research sites.

NYU is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer.


NYU Steinhardt

Founded in 1890 as the first school of pedagogy in the US, today NYU Steinhardt advances the education, health, and well-being of people and communities around the world. We achieve this by fostering knowledge, creativity, and innovation at the crossroads of culture, education, and human development.

We are committed to a holistic understanding of human development across the lifespan and address the full range of the human experience with more than 150 undergraduatemaster's, and doctoral degrees and more than 20 advanced certificates and artist diplomas. Across 11 departments and 13 research centers and institutes, our collaborative innovation and spirit provide students and faculty unique, interdisciplinary opportunities.

We leverage NYU’s vast, global network to expand opportunities for our students' and faculty's professional training and career advancement. Each semester, hundreds of our students study abroad in cities like Shanghai, Accra, Buenos Aires, Paris, and Sydney. Our unparalleled intersection of physical and psychological health, the arts, media, and communications positions us to build bridges and connect people around the globe.

The Steinhardt community’s impact spans academic fields as well as local and global communities. For more than 130 years, we have built community partnerships with schools, families, community agencies, arts organizations, cultural institutions, and healthcare facilities. Our Office for Diversity, Equity, and Belonging also leads actionable programs for accelerated change in our community and around the world.

Since its founding, Steinhardt has held a deep commitment to inclusion and diversity, a commitment that runs through NYU’s history as a university “open to all” and Steinhardt’s commendable record of teaching, research, and service to the community. At Steinhardt, we take seriously the proposition that a diverse faculty is imperative to providing our students with the best education to be offered by a higher education institution. Core to this is a strong belief that we benefit from a diversity of perspectives in our learning communities, recognizing that we are a stronger school when our faculty and students are diverse in terms of life experiences, perspectives, and approaches. As you explore the details of each of our open faculty positions below, know that we are committed to substantially increasing the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups as we strive to create the most intellectually diverse, inclusive, and equitable institution that we can. 

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