Assistant Professor- public law

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Clemson University: College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences: Political Science
Assistant Professor- Public Law

Location: Brackett 232

The Department of Political Science at Clemson University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level to begin in August 2019. We seek a broadly trained political scientist with a specialization in public law (constitutional law and/or judicial politics). Research emphasis may be in either the American or comparative context. In addition to maintaining an active research agenda, the successful candidate will reflect the Department's commitment to quality undergraduate and graduate teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in American constitutional law and in his/her other areas of expertise.

Clemson University is the Land Grant University for the State of South Carolina and is located within the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains 30 miles southwest of Greenville. The Department offers a BA and BS in Political Science and a Ph.D. in Policy Studies.


A Ph.D. in Political Science by the time of employment is required. Salary is competitive.


Apply through Interfolio. Applications should include a letter of interest, CV, transcripts of graduate work, three letters of recommendation, a writing sample, and evidence of teaching performance. To ensure full consideration, please submit materials by October 16, 2018.

For questions, please contact Dr. Jeffrey Peake ([email protected])

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.





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Posted: 9/6/2018
Application Due: 10/27/2018
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