Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in Comparative Politics

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Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in Comparative Politics

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Jun 4, 2021
Close Date:
Sep 1, 2021

Position Description: We are looking to hire an Assistant Professor in the Comparative Politics of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), with a specialization in the domestic politics of countries of the Middle East, broadly defined. The teaching load is 2-2. The prospective hire will contribute to the Political Science program at the undergraduate and graduate curricular levels, as well as to the MENA Studies Program by providing research and teaching expertise, assisting with program development and advising, and teaching core courses and electives in MENA Studies. Additional interest in Middle East regional relations is desirable. The expected start date for this position is July 1, 2022. For further questions about the position, contact Prof. Martin Dimitrov, [email protected]


PhD in Political Science preferred. ABD candidates will be considered.

We value diversity and inclusion. Members of minorities and traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. 

Application Instructions:

Please submit a CV, a statement of research, a teaching statement, a writing sample, and 3 letters of recommendation by September 1, 2021. All materials should be uploaded directly in Interfolio:




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Posted: 6/5/2021
Application Due: 9/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time