Assistant/early Associate Professor of American Government and Politics

Claremont, Los Angeles County
Aug 01, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Government Department at Claremont McKenna College invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track position in American Government and Politics with a focus on one or more of the following subfields: state and local government, urban politics, campaigns and elections, political behavior/public opinion, public policy, public administration, public law, and American political development. Ability to teach introduction to American Politics will be expected. Experience in public policy or administration will be a plus. The appointment will be made at the assistant professor or early associate professor level, and will begin on July 1, 2015. Ph.D. in either political science or public policy will be considered. Applicants must apply online. For further information and to apply online, please visit Posting ID: 14014. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2014. Queries about the search process should be directed to the search committee chair, Ralph A. Rossum, at Claremont McKenna College hires and promotes individuals on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, breastfeeding or related medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic or information, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Employment is contingent upon providing documents verifying U.S. citizenship or, for those who are not citizens, documents verifying legal permission to work in the United States. Inquiries may be directed to the Director for Human Resources, 528 N. Mills Ave., Claremont, California 91711, (909) 621-8490.