Assistant Professor of Political Science in Japanese PoliticsLocation:
Philadelphia, PAOpen Date:
Feb 6, 2023Description:
The Political Science Department at the University of Pennsylvania seeks applications for a tenure-track junior faculty position in Japanese politics. The search is open with regard to specialization in the subfield. Candidates with wide-ranging research agendas on such topics as political economy, public policy, political institutions, political behavior, foreign policy, and gender politics are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates are expected to actively engage in research and teaching related to Japanese politics as well as to promote Japanese Studies at Penn and beyond.
We particularly seek candidates with strong teaching records and a commitment to a scholarly community shaped by values of excellence through diversity.
The appointment will begin on July 1, 2023, although the start date may be negotiable. A Ph.D. or equivalent degree is expected at the start of the appointment. Candidates should submit a cover letter, vita, research statement, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation: apply.interfolio.com/120916 .
Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2023, and continue until the line has been filled.
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