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Human Resources

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American University's Office of Human Resources invites you to explore a career at AU if you are looking for a place to grow personally and professionally and do meaningful work. We value the strengths and contributions of our staff and faculty and have an engaged community committed to the student experience.

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 change through our knowledge and our work.  

American University provides a comprehensive benefits package, a flexible, supportive environment, and rewarding work that helps you to achieve a fulfilling work-life balance.

Join us at American University and help us to develop tomorrow's citizens and leaders who will change the world.

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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