POL_CAS_Assistant-Associate-Professor of American Politics

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Job location: Coral Gables, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-01-26
Req: R100041706
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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The Department of Political Science at the University of Miami invites applications for an open-rank search in race and ethnic politics and policy. Senior applicants will be considered for an endowed chair position providing salary and research support. This search is part of a college-wide initiative to recruit scholars in conjunction with the establishment of an interdisciplinary Black Studies center. The expected teaching assignment is 2-2. Candidates should have a PhD or anticipate PhD completion by August 15, 2021.

Interested applicants may apply online at www.miami.edu/careers. Junior applicants should upload a single document including a cover letter; CV; a teaching statement focusing on your ability to contribute to an inclusive undergraduate political science major serving a diverse array of students; a PhD transcript (unofficial is acceptable for initial application); and a writing sample. Please arrange for three reference letters to be sent directly to the search chair at {UMPOLsearch2020@miami.edu}. Scholars applying for the rank of associate or full professor should upload a single document including a letter of interest (with a statement about your proposed contributions to an inclusive undergraduate political science major serving a diverse array of students), a CV, and a list of three references. Applications received on or before {October 15, 2020}, will be given full consideration, though the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. For further information about the position, please contact the department chair (Gregory Koger, {gkoger@miami.edu}). Additional information about the Department is available at http://www.as.miami.edu/politicalscience/.

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Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 3/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time