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The Department of Political Science and Economics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Political Science beginning in Fall 2017. The position is open to candidates specializing in public policy, public administration, or a related field. Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in both research and teaching, as well as the potential to secure external grant/fellowship support. Teaching responsibilities include introductory and advanced courses in public policy and American politics, as well as a course in quantitative methods. A 3/3 teaching load is guaranteed for the first two years and will be renewed annually with evidence of continuing scholarship at the pre-tenure level.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Applicants should have an earned doctorate in Political Science (or related field) by August 1, 2017. To assure full consideration, completed applications must be received by February 17, 2017. Applications must be submitted through our online applicant tracking system at http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5392388
Submit a cover letter, a C.V., unofficial transcripts, a writing sample, and teaching portfolio (including a statement of teaching philosophy, courses taught, teaching evaluations, etc.). Please do not submit letters of reference at this time.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.