Political Science Assistant Professor in Conflict Studies

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Political Science Assistant Professor in Conflict Studies

Philadelphia PA
Open Date:
Jul 24, 2019

The Department of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania is conducting a search for a tenure-track assistant professor in the area of conflict studies, broadly defined. We seek an outstanding scholar and teacher who takes a rigorous theoretical and empirical approach to the study of conflict including, but not limited to, the study of inter-state and intra-state war and the study of any form of political or inter-group violence (ethnic, religious, racial, sexual). The search is open with regard to methodological orientation and field concentration. Candidates working in International Relations, Comparative Politics, or any other sub-field specialization in political science and adjacent disciplines are invited to apply.

The appointment will begin on July 1, 2020. A Ph.D. or equivalent degree is required at the start of the appointment. Applications including a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, and teaching statement, should be uploaded to apply.interfolio.com/64682 .

Review of applications will begin September 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Political Science is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html). The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 7/25/2019
Application Due: 10/4/2020
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