Assistant Professor of Political Theory, Helen Houlahan Rigali Endowed Assistant Professorship ...

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Job Description: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science invites applications for a full-time, entry-level, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall 2019, pending approval of the position. The department seeks candidates with expertise in Political Theory. The Helen Houlahan Rigali endowed position provides $5,000 annually in research funds for a maximum of six years. 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 In addition to publishing quality scholarship, the Helen Houlahan Rigali Endowed Assistant Professor position involves teaching undergraduate courses as well as an occasional graduate course in our M.A. and Ph.D. programs. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in the subfield of Political Theory, including an introductory Political Theory course.

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 have a record of (or clear potential for) excellence in scholarship, teaching, 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.

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Posted: 8/17/2018
Application Due: 12/29/2018
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