Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science (International Relations)

Job description

The Department of Political Science at Colgate University invites applications in International Relations for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning fall term 2018. Candidates should be able to teach introductory courses in International Relations as well as more advanced courses in the candidate’s area of interest. Area of specialization is open. Evidence of teaching excellence is essential. The teaching load is five courses over two semesters. Completion of Ph.D. is preferred prior to or shortly after the date of hire. Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching effectiveness, and arrange for submission of three letters of recommendation. All materials must be submitted online at []. Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. All applications should speak directly to the candidate’s ability to work effectively with students across a wide range of identities and backgrounds. Review of applications will begin March 15 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected veterans status, sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, genetic information, victims of domestic violence and stalking, familial status, and all other categories covered by law. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Please contact committee chair Ed Fogarty at [email protected] for further information.




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Posted: 2/14/2018
Application Due: 3/15/2018
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