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Our faculty will epitomize the ideal of the scholar-teacher by blending research, teaching, and service into an inspiring whole.
 - American University Strategic Plan

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

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

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Work at AU

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.

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December 2015

27 Paychecks for bi-weekly staff, new tax form for 2015 tax filing, Prudential Insurance selected as carrier for life and disability insurance and more.

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Professional Development

Professional Development and Wellness Education Training Catalog 2015 Professional Development and Wellness Education Training Catalog 2015

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

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Today's Events May 5

  1. Weight Watchers at Work

  2. LEADERSHIP: CREATING THE CLIMATE FOR INNOVATION

Coming Soon

  1. Brown Bag Wellness Workshop: Bike to Work

  2. People Management Basics

  3. Weight Watchers @ Work

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