Assistant Professor - American Government

University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Location
    Omaha, Nebraska
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 14

Position description

The University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Political Science. The anticipated start date is August 2021. A completed PhD is preferred, but ABD candidates will be considered. Candidates seeking to fill the position should have interests in and a demonstrated capacity to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in American political institutions. We welcome applications from candidates with a specialization in race and ethnicity. A willingness to teach online courses is also required. The position offers a teaching load of three courses per semester and a nine-month contract with the possibility to teach in the summer, contingent upon resources. Our new colleague will be expected to build a record of excellence in teaching, research, and service as required for tenure and promotion. We will begin reviewing applications on November 10, 2020. Applications will be reviewed as they arrive and will be accepted until the position is filled.


The successful candidate for this position will possess a Ph.D. in Political Science or a related field. Excellent ABD candidates may also be considered.

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