Assistant Professor 9 Month Salaried (Askew School of Public Administration and Policy) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
Full-Time Job ID:
College of Social Science and Public Policy
Askew School of Public Administration and Policy
Florida State University is committed to diversity and inclusion (diversity.fsu.edu). The College of Social Sciences & Public Policy seeks individuals dedicated to excellence in teaching and research with a strong commitment to equity and inclusiveness, reflective of the diversity of our student body. The successful candidate will work effectively, respectfully, and collaboratively in a diverse, multicultural, and inclusive setting. We especially encourage applications by individuals from underrepresented groups, with a demonstrated commitment to a culturally and intellectually diverse workplace.
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Responsible for teaching two courses for fall and spring semesters, research and service related activities.
This position is seeking an early-career faculty member with a clearly emerging research agenda and strong publication potential. Specializations are open, and both ABD and early career faculty will be considered for the position. The successful candidate will be expected to grow their research agenda, serve on doctoral committees, and teach in the MPA program.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. in public administration, public policy, political science or a related field and have experience relative to the teaching or research in public administration and policy along with two clearly articulated areas of specialization. Completion of all requirements for the Ph.D. before the date of hire is expected.
Located in Florida's capital city, the Askew School has repeatedly been recognized as one of the best MPA programs in the U.S. and as one of the top ten faculties internationally as measured by the number of refereed articles published in the journals of our field. The Askew School offers in-person and online MPA degrees, a PhD in public administration, multiple graduate certificates, and an undergraduate minor and certificates. Our affiliated centers include: The Center for Civic and Nonprofit Leadership which serves domestic nonprofits and international NGOs; the Center for Disaster Risk Management which does extensive consulting, training, and support in emergency management for domestic and international organizations; the Florida Center for Public Management which offers the nation's largest Certified Public Manager program state-wide with full-time trainers. The Askew School has also established a Social Justice and Innovation Lab to foster research collaboration among faculty, students, and community leaders working on social justice issues.
Gary VanLandingham, Ph.D: [email protected]
One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!
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How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://hr.fsu.edu/facultyjobs. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research manuscript, teaching evaluation, and a list of three references to: Director, Askew School of Public Administration and Policy, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-2250.
The following should be uploaded to the online application:
" Applicants must submit a diversity statement describing how their research, scholarship, creative endeavors, teaching, and service contributes to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion"
Open until filled
This position is being advertised as open until filled.
Review of applications will begin on November 18, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.
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