Tenure Track Assistant Professor, American Politics

Ottawa Hills, Lucas County / Toledo, Lucas County
May 21, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of Toledo invites applications for an assistant professor position in American Politics. Start date is negotiable between August, 2014 or January, 2015. Area of teaching and research is open. Preference will be given to candidates familiar with American Political Development approaches, those who can teach courses in public policy (specialization open), and those who have an ability to teach a variety of courses in the American politics subfield, including campaigns and elections. Those with a Ph.D. in Political Science or ABD with defense date before January 1, 2015 are welcome to apply. The department currently has six full-time faculty members and approximately 130 undergraduate majors. The University of Toledo is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Applications from women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged. Applications must be submitted at https://jobs.utoledo.edu and must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, writing sample, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Please send three letters of recommendation directly to, sam.nelson@utoledo.edu or, if necessary, letters may be sent by mail to Search Committee, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, the University of Toledo, MS 140, 2801 Bancroft Street, Toledo, Ohio 43606. Review of applications will begin immediately but the position will remain open until filled. Questions should be addressed to Sam Nelson, sam.nelson@utoledo.edu or by phone at 419-530-4974.