Postdoctoral Fellow or Research Associate in the area of American Political Economy

Oxford, Butler County
Mar 19, 2014
Position Type
Political Science and the Thomas W. Smith Project on Liberty, Democracy, and Citizenship at Miami University: Postdoctoral Fellow or Research Associate in the area of American political economy to provide advising and assistance to the Project and the Miami University Janus Forum; teach one course per term, including (1) an introductory course on American political economy in the Fall semester, and (2) a course related to the research expertise of the candidate in the Spring semester. Require: Ph.D. in political science or related field, earned May 2013 through August 2014 (for appointment as Postdoctoral Fellow) or Ph.D. expected no later than August 2015 (for appointment as Research Associate). Duration of appointment is negotiable (nine to 12 months). Submit cover letter, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research plans, sample publication/research, evidence of teaching effectiveness and three letters of reference to If applicant does not have access to letters of reference, they can be emailed to Screening of applications begins April 15, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. Miami University is an EOE/AA employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses. Miami’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: Hard copy available upon request. Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines.