Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics

Washington and Lee University
  • Location
    Lexington, Virginia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 28

Position description

The Department of Politics at Washington and Lee University invites applications for a 1-year, visiting position in Comparative Politics or International Relations. The successful candidate will be expected to teach sections of the Department’s introductory courses in Global Politics and American National Government, and an introductory course in statistics, as well as an upper level course related to the candidate’s field of expertise. Area of specialization is open.

Washington and Lee is a highly selective university devoted to the teaching of the liberal arts. We are committed to excellence in teaching and to the research and professional activity that support it. Situated in the Shenandoah Valley, three hours southwest of Washington, DC, the university enrolls approximately 1,800 undergraduates and 315 law students.

Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.


A completed Ph.D. is required by the time of appointment, which begins July 1, 2019.

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