Assistant Professor in Political Methodology

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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleAssistant Professor in Political MethodologyPosition NumberAppointment TypeTenured/Tenure TrackSalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002504Posting Open Date08/29/2018Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date07/01/2019Position Summary

The Department of Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2019. We seek a scholar doing innovative research in any area of quantitative political methodology, broadly defined. We welcome applications from scholars whose work crosses traditional sub-field or disciplinary boundaries. Please submit a letter of application describing research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, a sample of current research, and four letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin October 15, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Applications from women and minorities are particularly welcome. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. To apply for the position, please follow this link:https://unc.peopleadmin.com/hr/postings/147151. Please attach your cover letter, curriculum vitae, and sample of current research on this site. At the time of application, candidates will be required to identify the names, titles, and email addresses of professional references (four are required). References must be at level of tenure-track assistant professor or higher. Recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Alternatively, applicants may list Interfolio as a reference and the application system will solicit recommendations directly from Interfolio. Applicants may also list the email of a Graduate Coordinator who will upload their references instead of the referring faculty. Departmental contact person is Shannon Eubanks; the department address is Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB# 3265, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3265; and the web address is http://politicalscience.unc.edu.

Educational Requirements

Candidates are required to hold a PhD from an accredited institution of higher learning.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates are expected to present evidence of excellence in teaching at a college or university and of a promising research agenda in their field of specialization.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

At the time of application candidates will be required to identify the names, titles and email addresses of professional references (four are required). References must be at level of tenure-track assistant professor or higher. Recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Alternatively, applicants may list Interfolio as a reference and the application system will solicit recommendations directly from Interfolio. Applicants may also list the email of a Graduate Coordinator who will upload their references instead of the referring faculty.

Quick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/147151 Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and TitleShannon Eubanks, Business OfficerDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

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  4. Writing/research Sample
  5. Research Statement
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