Assistant Professor, Tenure-track

Location
Greensboro, NC
Posted
Sep 06, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Number 998942

Functional Title Assistant Professor, Tenure-track

Position Type Tenure Stream

Position Summary

The Department of Political Science invites applications for a tenure-track position in political theory at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 1, 2018. Candidates should have a Ph.D. by time of appointment. Applicants should have teaching experience and an active research agenda. The faculty member will be expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate classes in political theory. The ability to teach in a second field in women's and gender studies, environmental politics/policy or minority politics is desirable. The department has thirteen full-time faculty and has strong B.A. and M.P.A. programs. Salary is competitive.



Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must hold or anticipate a Ph.D in Political Science by August 1, 2018.



Tenure Status Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) contacts to provide Letters of Recommendation, in the References section of the electronic application. These contacts will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur as soon as the applicant successfully submits the application and receives a confirmation number from the UNCGjobsearch system.

Applicants are required to upload a list of references of least three (3) professional references that includes:

  • Name
  • Company Name
  • Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  • Email Address
  • Contact Phone Number


Recruitment Range Competitive

Org #-Department Political Science - 12214

Job Open Date 09/01/2017

For Best Consideration Date 10/30/2017

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)

Time Limited? No

Number of Months per Year 9

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Unofficial Transcript(s)
  5. Teaching Philosophy
  6. Writing Sample(s)
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter 1
  2. Reference Letter 2
  3. Reference Letter 3
  4. Link to Professional Portfolio
  5. Research Statement


Supplemental Questions

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    • Other
  2. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

    (Open Ended Question)





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EOE AA/M/F/D/V

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