Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall 2014. The department seeks candidates with expertise in Judicial Behavior and competence to teach American politics. The successful candidate will be joining a department with more than 20 faculty members and more than 500 majors and minors. For information about the department, please visit http://www.luc.edu/politicalscience/index.shtml.
The position involves teaching undergraduate courses as well as graduate courses in our M.A. and Ph.D. programs. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in judicial behavior and constitutional law, as well as an introductory American politics class.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. in Political Science at the time of the appointment. Candidates for the position must clearly demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and teaching and have a record of (or clear potential for) distinguished scholarship, grant-funded research, and student mentorship. Candidates should be willing to support the mission of Loyola University Chicago and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic education.