American Politics - Full Professor
- Institution Type
- Four-Year Institution
Sep 10, 2019
Oct 15, 2019
The Government Department at the University of Texas at Austin is seeking to hire a leading scholar in American Politics for a tenured position at the rank of Full Professor to begin in fall 2020. The search is open with respect to specialty and methodological approach.
Duties will include undergraduate and graduate teaching, research, and service to the Department, the College of Liberal Arts, and the University. The successful candidate will have a highly distinguished scholarly record of publication, a record of teaching excellence, and demonstrated excellence in intellectual and institutional leadership. The Department is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. The application should highlight demonstrated experience working with diverse populations; examples might include mentoring activities, research interests, committee service, courses taught, recruitment and retention activities.
UT Austin is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual-career couples and single parents.
Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with rank, experience and qualifications.
Applicants must have a PhD in hand at the time of appointment.
Applicants should upload a vitae, examples of scholarly work, and teaching materials. The department will begin reviewing applications on October 15 and continue until the position is filled.