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AF Academy instructor positions available

RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — Opportunities are available for active duty officers to apply for vacant U.S. Air Force Academy instructor positions for the 2011-2012 academic year, Air Force officials have announced.

Officers may apply by Sept. 30 for positions on the faculty and in the preparatory school and athletic department. Limited positions at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., also are available.

Eligible applicants include all officers with the rank of first lieutenant through lieutenant colonel. Officers should meet or exceed four years time on station from June 2011 to December 2011. Those stationed overseas must be eligible to return from overseas from May 2011 to December 2011.

This special duty assignment is a controlled, three-year maximum tour and officers must be released by their Air Force Personnel Center core officer assignment team in order to compete.

AFPC officials will notify officers selected for assignment by Jan. 10, 2011.

A complete list of eligibility requirements and application instructions are available on the 81T officer assignments Web page on the AFPC personnel services website at For more information call the Total Force Service Center at DSN 665-5000 or commercial (800) 525-0102.