A Ph.D. in political science, or a closely related field (such as government, politics, public policy, or international relations) with expertise in sub-Saharan African politics. Applicants must have excellence in teaching or potential as demonstrated by teaching evaluations or assessments, high-quality publications in scholarly journals or potential for such as demonstrated by works in progress. A.B.D. applicants will be considered, but must complete all requirements for the Ph.D. by August 15, 2013.
Commensurate with experience
The George Washington University has educated generations of international leaders and advanced the understanding of important global issues since 1821. The Elliott School of International Affairs, named in honor of former GW President Lloyd H. Elliott and his wife Evelyn, is dedicated to this mission.
We train our students in the theory and practice of international affairs, offering them in-depth analysis of international economic, political, scientific and cultural issues. The School’s curriculum is interdisciplinary; most Elliott School full-time faculty are jointly appointed in GW departments. Our widely respected faculty prepares Elliott School students for global careers in the public, private and non-profit sectors.
Elliott School graduates are consistently sought after for challenging global careers. What’s more, our Washington, DC location allows us to form strong relationships with public, private, and non-profit organizations that regularly employ Elliott School students and alumni.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants will be asked to upload a cover letter, CV, sample publications, and if available, sample syllabi (submit them as ‘other documents’).
In addition, please email three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail to African Politics Search, c/o Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, 1957 E St. NW Suite 401, Washington, DC 20052.
Candidates invited for interviews may be asked to provide teaching evaluations or assessments.
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