Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of International Relations

Widener University
  • Location
    Chester, Pennsylvania
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Jan 30

Position description

The Political Science Department at Widener University seeks a tenure-track assistant professor to teach introductory and upper level courses in International Relations beginning August 2018. The ideal candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Political Science or International Relations. The candidate should be prepared to contribute to student programming in Global Engagement and general education courses focused on global citizenship. The department would welcome candidates who could contribute to Widener's African and African American Studies curriculum and/or teach graduate courses on leadership and management in international organizations in the Masters of Public Administration program and the Non-profit Leadership Certificate program. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching, be expected to pursue an active research agenda, and contribute to campus and professional service.

Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities each semester will include one or two introductory courses in international relations and two upper-division courses in the candidate's areas of expertise. The candidate will also be expected to teach international relations theory and periodically co-teach the department's senior research course. Teaching load is three/four (9 semester hours/12 semester hours).


Minimum requirements are a commitment to, and experience with, undergraduate education and clear evidence of scholarly potential. A Ph.D. in Political Science or International Relations is required by the time of appointment.

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