The Department of Political Science seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor with tenure position from individuals with research and teaching interests in International Relations. Candidates who could contribute in areas such as, but not necessarily limited to, International Policy Studies, Global/International Environmental Politics, International Politics of Human Rights, International Law, and/or International Organizations, are encouraged to apply; the ability to contribute to qualitative and quantitative methods courses and/or to comparative politics topics or areas and/or to coordinating our undergraduate and high school Model UN programs is also desirable.
The Political Science Department offers a B.A. degree. A 2/2 teaching load is available for our research productive faculty. As we undergo expansion, Political Science faculty members also have the opportunity to teach in interdisciplinary graduate programs, contribute to planning new ones and engage in ongoing curricular development. The College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is undertaking a new Global Studies Ph. D. program and interest in contributing significantly to this venture is a plus for any candidate.
Just 25 miles north of Boston, UMass Lowell faculty benefit both from the city of Lowell's cultural and arts environment as well as from engagement with and participation in the metropolitan Boston academic community.
UMass Lowell is committed to educating students for lifelong success in a diverse world; we seek a diverse talented candidate pool to be part of our mission and achievements.
Possibility of hire with Tenure for an exceptional Associate Professor candidate.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS
- Ph.D. in Political Science or equivalent (must have Ph.D. by start date of appointment, September 2013)
Review of applications will begin October 1, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. Applications received by 10/1/2012 will receive first consideration.
[Though only one position has been authorized at this time, should University budgets ultimately permit, we will seek authorization to hire both an Assistant and an Associate Professor.]
Please do not have recommendation letters sent unless requested.
Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references. Optional: writing sample-research publications, Writing Sample- Publications in Peer-reviewed Journals
To Apply Visit: http://jobs.uml.edu
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