Assistant Professor in the area of Russian politics and/or Russian foreign policy

Location
Oxford, Ohio
Posted
Aug 04, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Political Science: Assistant Professor in the area of Russian politics and/or Russian foreign policy for an appointment as a tenure track Assistant Professor.  The position will begin in the 2018-2019 academic year.

The successful candidate will be expected to regularly teach introduction to world or comparative politics (depending on subfield), upper-level political science courses in the area of specialty including Post Soviet Russian Politics, and to occasionally teach as part of a faculty rotation the Introduction to Russian and Eurasian Studies and the Havighurst Seminar (topical); develop a record of excellence in undergraduate and master's level graduate teaching; conduct relevant research leading to a record of published scholarship; provide institutional and professional service; contribute to all aspects of the departmental mission; and participate in the curricular and programming efforts of the Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies.

Required:  PhD by date of appointment in Political Science, public policy or a related field.  Consideration will be given to those with expertise in Russian politics and/or Russian foreign policy.

Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, samples of scholarly writing, statement of research plans, teaching philosophy, graduate transcript and evidence of teaching effectiveness to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=4586

For inquiries about posting, contact Dr. Laura Neack at neacklj@miamioh.edu. Screening of applications will begin September 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

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