Comparative Politics/Political Theory
with a specialization in Advanced Industrialized Democracies
The Department of Political Science at Susquehanna University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the combined areas of Comparative Politics/Political Theory with a specialization in Advanced Industrialized Democracies for the 2013-2014 academic year. Successful candidates will be able to teach courses in the advanced democracies, particularly European politics, and an introductory comparative politics course as well as courses in political theory. Course load is three courses per semester. Additionally, the successful applicant will be expected to oversee senior theses. Ongoing scholarly productivity and institutional service required. Completion of a Ph.D. in political science or related field is required. Teaching experience and a desire to teach in a small liberal arts college setting are preferred.
Review of applications begins December 19, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research objectives, three letters of reference, and a current email address. Application materials should be sent electronically to Dr. Michele DeMary at email@example.com .
Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college that prepares undergraduate students for achievement, leadership and service in a diverse, interconnected world. Academic excellence, study away and service learning, student-faculty collaboration, and rich opportunities for creative and personal growth are hallmarks of a Susquehanna University education. More than 2,200 students come to Susquehanna from 36 states and 13 countries, and more than 90 percent of them find jobs or pursue graduate study within six months of graduation. The university is located in central Pennsylvania, in the town of Selinsgrove, along the banks of the scenic Susquehanna River and about three hours from major East Coast cultural, financial and recreational centers. For more information, visit www.susqu.edu . Susquehanna University is committed to creating a more diverse community. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna is an EO/AA employer.