Assistant Professor of Political Science

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Political Science or a closely-related discipline from an accredited institution (or equivalent) is required; however, applicants nearing completion of the doctorate (ABD) may be considered. For appointment, the doctorate must be completed by the date of appointment (August 18, 2022).
  2. Evidence of or demonstrated interest in teaching the following courses in the following areas: Power, Politics and Engagement in US Government (i.e., Introduction to American Government); Foundations of Comparative Politics; Foundations of Global Politics; and upper-division and graduate courses in one of the following two areas: (a) Latin American politics or (b) Middle East/ African politics.
  3. Demonstrated research interest in Latin American or Middle East/African politics.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrated interest in or evidence of successful teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  2. Demonstrated research interest on and/or teaching experience in one or more of the following topics: social movements, human rights, and race and ethnicity.
  3. Evidence of independent publications in scholarly journals (for co-author publications, applicant should describe contribution).

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