Assistant Professor, International Relations and Global Studies

University of New England
  • Location
    Biddeford, Maine
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Sep 13

Position description

The Department of Political Science at the University of New England is searching for tenure-track Assistant Professor in International Relations and Global Studies beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year. 

The ideal candidate will offer a range of introductory and advanced level courses in international relations, depending on the candidate’s interest and expertise. The candidate will also teach Introduction to Global Studies and help guide students interested in the Global Studies major. The ability to teach in another sub-field, especially American or Comparative Politics, would be of additional value to the department. Political science courses at UNE are generally taught in a seminar style, with an emphasis on high-engagement with students.
We seek a well-rounded teacher-scholar with a promising research agenda. The department values research that crosses traditional disciplinary boundaries to address original and important questions. Service to the University and a strong commitment to academic advising and student mentorship is expected.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Political Sciences or related field at the time of appointment.

Review of applications will begin September 25, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. To apply for the position, please submit the following materials:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for three professional references
  • A statement of teaching philosophy
  • Evidence of effective teaching
  • A statement of scholarly interests, including a sample of research.

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