Tenure/Tenure Track Business and Public Policy Position

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Tenure/Tenure Track Business and Public Policy Position

Austin, TX
Open Date:
Sep 10, 2019
Close Date:
Aug 31, 2020

The Business, Government & Society (BGS) Department of the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin seeks applicants for a faculty position at the assistant or tenured associate professor level. BGS is an interdisciplinary department that applies rigorous social science research methods to legal, ethical, regulatory and social issues that businesses face.


The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in political science, political economy or a related field and enable BGS to contribute to important public policy debates where business intersects with government and/or society. Candidates should have a demonstrable methodological skill set and a rigorous research agenda relevant to business and its nonmarket environment as well as the potential to publish in top quality academic journals in these areas. Candidates should also demonstrate potential for teaching excellence. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2020.

Application Instructions:

Interested parties should submit the following: 1) a cover letter, 2) CV, 3) brief statements of research and teaching interests, and 4) any evidence of teaching and research effectiveness. All applications submitted by October 31, 2019 will receive full consideration, although the search will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.

Direct any inquiries to: [email protected]. The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 9/11/2019
Application Due: 10/8/2019
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