Open Rank Assistant/Associate/Professor

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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleOpen Rank Assistant/Associate/ProfessorPosition NumberAppointment TypeOpen RankSalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002808Posting Open Date05/29/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date07/01/2020Position Summary

The Department of Political Science in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking to appoint a tenure-track faculty member starting July 1, 2020. We seek a scholar who will serve as a core faculty member in UNC’s thriving Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program and contribute to the Department’s normative political theory subfield. The successful candidate will be able to teach political theory courses, have research and teaching interests that include the intersection of philosophy, politics, and economics, and be committed to the value of PPE as an educational and intellectual endeavor. The successful candidate will be expected to teach the core courses in PPE and thus must have a working knowledge of political economy and game theory. Significant promise of research excellence is a necessary condition for consideration, as is evidence of significant skills in teaching. Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Applications from women and minorities are particularly welcome. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer and educator that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Review of applications will begin October 1st 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply for the position, please follow this link: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/163161. Please include a cover letter, writing sample, curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching excellence. Candidates are required to identify the names, titles and email addresses of professional references at the time of application (four are required). 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 address 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://www.unc.edu/depts/polisci.

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/163161 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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  2. Cover Letter
  3. Writing/research Sample
  4. Teaching Philosophy/evaluations
  5. Research Statement
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    Posted: 7/22/2019
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