Assistant Professor

The University of Georgia Department of International Affairs in Georgia

Deadline September 30, 2014
Date Posted July 25, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Political Science: The Department of International Affairs at the University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure track position in comparative politics at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in the fall of 2015. We seek a theory guided comparative political economist with a demonstrated publication record. This position is open with respect to regional focus. The successful candidate will be well trained in research methods, either quantitative or qualitative and is expected to conduct research and teach in his/her respective subfield area. A PhD or near-completed PhD in political science is required at the time of hiring. If still ABD, the Ph.D. requirements will have to be completed by June 30, 2015. Prospective candidates should send a letter of interest describing their research and training, a curriculum vita, teaching evaluations, original transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Bill Zachmann, Department of International Affairs, University of Georgia, Candler Hall 309, Athens, GA 30602. Submit complete application materials in electronic form. Applications received on or before September 30, 2014 will be assured full consideration. Georgia is well known for its quality of life both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA ( is a land/sea grant institution located 75 miles northeast of Atlanta. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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