Assistant Professor

Texas A&M in Texas

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted July 22, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of International Affairs in The Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track assistant professor or advanced assistant professor in the field of international development and economic policy (IDEP).  Successful applicants should have a Ph.D. by the beginning of employment in September, 2015 and demonstrate evidence of a commitment to excellence in research and teaching.  Candidates must have a PhD in Economics, Political Science, Sociology or a related discipline.  The individual selected will teach in the Quantitative Methods sequence of courses and other IDEP courses, and must demonstrate a strong commitment to research in the context of a public policy graduate school environment.  Possible research areas might include but are not limited to micro-finance, global health, immigration, political economy of development, poverty and social welfare, and international trade.  Academic affiliation with the Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture and/or the Conflict and Development Center at Texas A&M University is possible if interested.  Individuals with expertise in developing countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America are especially encouraged to apply. 

Applicants should send a formal letter of interest that includes reference to the relevant position, a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation and a samples of written work to:


Professor Gregory Gause

c/o Ms. Janeen Wood (preferably as electronic attachments to

The Bush School of Government & Public Service

Texas A&M University

4220 TAMU

College Station, TX  77843-4220 


The review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.  Additional information is available at



Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to diversity.



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