Cross-discipline Career Opportunities

JET Program (post January 29, 2023; rev. June 26, 2023)

Applications for the 2024 Japan Exchange Teaching (JET) Program will be accepted starting September 2023 through mid-November 2023. Students from any grad program welcome! Make sure you’re all set to apply for the opportunity of a lifetime by visiting to review eligibility criteria and FAQs. The JET Program is co-sponsored by the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) in conjunction with local authorities. Questions? Contact JET alumnus Paolo Daniele (Nagano 2002-2004) at

American University of Iraq – Baghdad (post Sept. 30, 2022; rev. June 26, 2023)

Opening its doors in January of 2021, the new American University of Iraq – Baghdad (AUIB) began as a dream of influential individuals in Iraqi and the United States business, industry and government who want to see a world-class institution of higher learning established in the city, reminiscent of the days when Baghdad was an educational mecca and flourishing capital of the Muslim world. With a great library, palatial college buildings and student centers, state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, and athletic facilities, AUIB will be a beautiful campus attracting students, faculty, and staff from throughout the world. UO graduates are invited to join in this exciting new venture as a new Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor in the following disciplines: Archaeology, Biology, Business, Chemistry, CIS, English, History, Law, Linguistics, Math, Physics, Psychology. All Social Science, Natural and Applied Sciences graduates are also strongly invited to apply. 

Benefits include tax-free income, free furnished one-bedroom apartment with utilities and cell phone service included, situated in a confined area of about 7 acres of land (lake) in close proximity to the airport, with very adequate security apparatus. Transfers to and from the airport, as well as outside of Baghdad, include security guard escort. This is ensure the maximum level of safety for you. Please indicate your interest by sending your C.V. and cover letter to Paolo Daniele at


Postdoctoral Fellowship - Univ. of Minnesota Institute on the Environment (posted March 14, 2023)

The University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment (IonE) is looking for PhD or PhD candidates who are interested to join a cohort-based Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in interdisciplinary academic research and community-engaged scholarship with a focus on solutions-oriented research in sustainability to support an equitable and just transition for all. Find out more, and apply by May 1, 2023, at Please connect with Shawn Ramberg at for any questions.

EPIK Program (posted February 16, 2023)

Applications for the English Program in Korea (EPIK) Fall 2023 term are now accepted. EPIK is a public school English teaching program in Korea sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Education and operated by the National Institute for International Education (NIIED), that places teachers into various cities as well as provinces around South Korea. Visit for application details.