The Government Department at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in American Politics, with specialization in Congress, Public Policy, or State and Local politics. Candidates with Ph.D. in hand preferred, though ABD candidates may be considered. Position begins August 2013.
Interested candidates should submit a graduate school transcript, cover letter indicating teaching and research interests, curriculum vita, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and 3 letters of recommendation to: Patty A. Ashlaw, Administrative Secretary, Department of Government, Hepburn 102, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617. Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2013. We welcome applications from candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic and national perspectives to their scholarship and teaching.
Located in Canton, N.Y., St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,300 students. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global. For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit SLU’s homepage at http://www.stlawu.edu .
SLU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.