The Department of Political Science at Colorado College is hiring for an Assistant Professor in International Relations. We are open to areas of expertise, but particularly welcome expertise in global and transnational issues through the lenses of race, gender, and/or class. We are looking for a candidate who can teach a variety of courses in the International Relations subfield, including Introduction to International Relations and the senior capstone in International Relations. Crucial to the position is potential for excellence in scholarship as well as commitment to providing students with a liberal education.
Colorado College is committed to becoming an antiracist institution. Through our antiracism initiative, we are working to foster an intellectually rigorous and inclusive environment in which students and employees of diverse backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives can learn and work. Candidates should identify the ways in which they can contribute to these goals. Colorado College has a distinctive academic program, the Block Plan, in which professors teach, and students take, one course at a time. Each block is three and a half weeks long, with an academic year of eight and a half blocks. The average teaching load is five blocks per year, with an additional block overseeing senior research. Faculty can apply for a limited number of release blocks, as well as various sources of funding, to pursue research. The average starting salary for Assistant Professors is $82,000 - $84,000.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: Colorado College is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing the diversity of its community. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, gender identity or expression, disability, or sexual orientation in our educational programs and activities or our employment practices.
Minimum Qualifications: All requirements for the Ph.D. should be complete by the starting date of August 24, 2022.
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