Visiting Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics/International Relations - Political Science

Location
Cleveland, Ohio
Posted
Apr 18, 2017
Ref
H082
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Political Science at Case Western Reserve University seeks qualified candidates for a one-year position in Comparative Politics and/or International Relations, at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) or Visiting Instructor, for the academic year 2017-18. This is a one-year position with the possibility of an additional one-year period.

Upper-division courses are open, in terms of expertise and interest, although we are in particular need of courses in international security, international and/or comparative environmental politics and policy, the politics of Russia, and south central Asian politics.  Candidates must be able to offer either Introduction to International Relations or Introduction to Comparative Politics. Candidates should identify in the application letter the courses they are prepared to teach. The conventional teaching load for this position is two courses per semester. ABD required, PhD preferred.

Candidates should submit a letter of application stating research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, a writing sample, and relevant teaching evaluations to:

Ms. Jessica Jurcak

Comparative Politics/International Relations Search

Department of Political Science

Case Western Reserve University

Mather House 111

Cleveland, OH  44106

Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Jessica Jurcak at jkj22@case.edu. 

Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent independently by each referee, in hard copy, to:

Professor Kathryn Lavelle

Comparative Politics/IR Search Chair

Department of Political Science

Case Western Reserve University

Mather House 320

Cleveland, OH  44106. 

Consideration of applications will begin on May 30, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216.368.8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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