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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.

20-Year Club

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The 2018 20-Year Club inductees reflect upon their time at American University.

Harassment & Discrimination Prevention Training due Dec. 21

The Harassment & Discrimination Prevention course is required for all staff and leaders, even if you were recently hired or have completed previous versions.

The online course has been assigned to you in AsuccessfulU and must be completed by Friday, December 21, 2018.

Communication for Improved Collaboration

Develop key skills in collaborative communication of, describing cause without assigning blame, identifying emotions, acknowledging core values, and ask concretely what they want.

Tuesday, December 18
2pm-5pm | MGC 312

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Empathy in the Workplace

Explore self-reflection around experiences in receiving and giving empathy to another and then explore why empathy is important to individuals, to the university and to the community in which participants work and live.

Tuesday, January 15
9am - 12pm | SIS 300
 

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Required Harassment & Discrimination Prevention Training for All Full-Time and Part-Time Staff 

As part of the new Inclusive Excellence plan, the Harassment & Discrimination Prevention course is required for all staff and leaders, even if you were recently hired or have completed previous versions. This required training is due by Friday, December 21, 2018.