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Resources for Faculty

Our faculty exemplify the scholar-teacher ideal by blending research, teaching, and service.

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Resources for Staff

Diverse. Engaged. High performing. Service oriented.
These are just a few words to describe our staff.

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Resources for Students

Get a jump start on your career
working on- or off-campus.
Opportunity abounds.
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Resources for Prospective Employees

American University is an exciting place to be.
If you want to have an impact,
there is no better place than AU.

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HR News

From upcoming events to new benefits for employees, check out what's new from HR.

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Work at American University

If you are looking for a job in a diverse and engaged community that is committed to the student experience, we invite you to explore a career with American University. 

Our internationally recognized faculty are today’s thought leaders in the areas of public policy, law, the arts, communications, international development, and more. Our staff are innovative, service-oriented, and dedicated to moving the university towards achieving its strategic goals. We share a passion for creating meaningful change through our knowledge and our work.  

AU respects the demands of your professional and personal lives and provides a comprehensive benefits package, a flexible, supportive environment, and rewarding work that helps you to achieve a fulfilling work-life balance.

HR Newsletter

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July 2016

Staff Appreciation Week Recap, AU Honors 2016 Staff Performance Awards Winners, Year-end Appraisals Due August 1, Changes to AU's 403(b) Retirement Plan, and more.

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Professional Development

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The 2015-2016 Professional Development & Wellness training catalog reflects American University's ongoing commitment to your professional and personal development.

Professional Development Catalog

American University is Proud to be an Employer of Choice

American University is proud to be a named an employer of choice by ComputerWorld - AU is Proud to be Employer of Choice

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Today's Events Jul 27

  1. Working as a High Performance Team

Coming Soon

  1. Weight Watchers @ Work

  2. Exploring Intercultural Communication

  3. Service Plus

  4. Weight Watchers @ Work

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