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The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies is a Department of Defense executive education institution that educates, empowers, and connects current and future leaders from the IndoPacific region. The Center offers in-resident courses, workshops, and dialogues in Honolulu and the IndoPacific region, and conducts policy-relevant research to build security capacity and collaboration. DKI APCSS addresses traditional and non-traditional security issues, including the relationship between governance and the security sector; transnational threats such as organized crime, terrorism, violent extremism, and trafficking; maritime security; crises; analytical security assessments; and whole-of-society collaboration to include the role of women, peace and security. The audience of Fellows are mid to senior-level civilian and military officials from all over the world. The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies is located in Honolulu, Hawaii.

The Center seeks world-class educators to teach, facilitate, research, and build capacity of security professionals in the Indo-Pacific Region.  

  • Responsibilities for associate/full professor faculty members
  • Lecturing on selected regional security topics in executive education courses
  • Facilitating seminars, workshops, dialogues, and visits
  • Managing and coordinating courses
  • Ability to develop curriculum, teach, facilitate small groups, team, and perform administrative staff duties in support of the Center’s academic functions

Essential selection criteria for Crisis Management associate/full professor faculty members

  • Expertise in crisis management at the strategic policy and/or operational level in one or more Indo-Pacific countries
  • Experience managing, researching or working in disaster response, conflict situations, humanitarian assistance or organizational crises
  • Analyzing crisis management trends and developing regional expertise
  • Awareness of local, national, regional and international crisis and disaster response frameworks, strategies and mechanisms

Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications.  Salary range is $91,528 – $138,810 exclusive of locality pay (18.43%) and cost of living allowance (10.99%).  All faculty at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies are employed on limited-term, excepted-service positions, for up to three years, with the possibility of renewal.  Relocation expenses may be authorized.

Application Procedure
Interested candidates must submit the following items by email to  Please make sure you type the title of the position you are applying too in subject line of email.

  1. Letter of Interest. Provide a brief description of your vocational goals, personal interests and expected areas of study in the coming year, and explain your interest in future career considerations with the Department of Defense
  2. Curriculum Vitae. Should reflect the following: educational background, work experience, publications and salary history
  3. Two Letters of Reference

Application deadline: OPEN:  13 March 2019; Closes 13 April 2019

For Details Please Visit Organization Website.