Full or Associate Professor of South Asian Studies

Johns Hopkins University, SAIS
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 25

Position description

Founded in 1943 and a Johns Hopkins division since 1950, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) has been educating global leaders for more than 70 years. As a highly selective graduate institution with a distinguished faculty, SAIS consistently ranks as one of the top schools of international relations in the world. SAIS was founded to provide a practical approach to training students in international leadership and foreign relations, and to provide mid-career educational opportunities for those already working in related fields. Today, SAIS offers the MA, MIPP, MAIA, MAIS, MIEF, GPP, and Ph.D. degrees and enrolls 640 full-time students in Washington, D.C., primarily in the school's two-year Master of Arts program. Nearly 40 percent of the students are non-citizens coming from more than 70 countries. About 200 students attend SAIS Europe in Bologna, Italy, while about 180 students attend the Hopkins-Nanjing Center in Nanjing, China. To learn more about SAIS, visit www.sais-jhu.edu.

The Position

The School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University is seeking to fill a position in South Asian Studies at the rank of Full Professor or Associate Professor (with tenure) in its Washington, DC campus. Candidates must have a PhD, a distinguished publication record in the contemporary politics and/or political economy of this region, demonstrated excellence in teaching and strong interest in public policy and international relations. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be reviewed starting January 30, 2017 and will be continued until position is filled. 

Application instructions

An application letter addressed to the South Asia Search Committee, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, and names and contact details for three people who can provide letters of reference should be submitted electronically to [email protected] 

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