University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Presidential Associate Program
Location: Cairo, Egypt
Position: Associate
Requirements: See job description
The American University in Cairo

The Program:

Established in 1981, the Presidential Associate Program at The American University in Cairo (AUC) provides recent university graduates the opportunity to spend a full calendar year working at the highest levels of an international university. They will have the opportunity to learn Arabic, participate in community service, network with experts in the MENA region, and experience life in Egypt. This program provides recent graduates the unique opportunity to begin their professional careers while abroad.

Work and Available Offices:

Associates will serve full-time in one of fifteen university offices, working in a range of fields including University administration, sustainability, finance, student development, advancement, communications, and more. A detailed list of these offices can be found on our website


Program benefits include a monthly living stipend, furnished faculty housing, private Arabic tutoring, access to AUC faculty and staff programs, community-based personal development, subsidized trips around Cairo and Egypt, and more.


We look for a diverse array of applicants from a wide range of American universities, including students with no background in Arabic or Middle Eastern Studies. Potential applicants should visit our website for more information on the program and application instructions. In addition, please visit ourFacebook page andblog to learn more about living and working in Egypt.

Contact: Sydney Krisanda
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Closing Date: February 3, 2020