Prospective Staff and Faculty Information Page


On behalf of Colonel Scott Virgil, Director of the Simon Center for the Professional Military Ethic (SCPME), I would like to invite you to apply to join our team. If you believe you would enjoy the challenge of educating, training, and inspiring the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army, then please use reach out to our personnel officer and initiate an application.  Scroll over or click on each duty position below for more information on the unique positions within SCPME. 

Currently, SCPME is seeking eligible Captains to attend an ACS funded Masters Program starting in the summer of 2021.  Eligible programs span the four fields of military expertise: military-technical, moral-ethical, political-cultural, and leader-human development. This includes, but is not limited to, degrees in the fields of History, Philosophy, International Relations and Organizational Psychology and Leadership.

All candidates desiring to compete for graduate school slots starting in the summer of 2022 must have complete packets submitted directly to the SCPME Hiring Committee or uploaded into W.E.S.T. NLT 01 December 2020

Click here to view eligibility requirements and options for ACS schooling.

SCPME is also seeking eligible Captains and Majors to come as direct hires in summer 2021 to fill the role of an MX400 instructor.  SCPME will hold a separate board for Direct Hire positions in August 2020.

Click here to view eligibility requirements for Direct Hire positions.


Officer Positions in SCPME:

  • Most officers in SCPME have a primary duty as an MX400: Officership Instructor.
  • The Education Officer and Special Assistant to the Commandant for Respect also teach MX400, with a reduced course load. 
  • The Special Assistant to the Commandant for Honor and the Executive Officer are full time positions typically filled by an officer selected during  their 2nd or 3rd year at SCPME. 


NCO Positions in SCPME

  • Honor NCO

Please direct all questions related to submission of applications to the SCPME Personnel Officer.  Click here to view application instructions.  For other questions related to MX400, please contact MAJ Tom Dull, the MX400 Assistant Course Director.