Assistant Professor of Political Science

Pepperdine University
  • Location
    Malibu, California
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 28

Position description

The Social Science Division of the Seaver College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at Pepperdine University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Political Science to begin Fall 2022. We are open to various areas of expertise within the field of U.S. politics, but prefer candidates who are able to teach an introductory course and other classes in U.S. politics that include the politics of racialized minorities, broadly construed. We are open to a wide range of methodologies, including historical, ethnographic, interpretive, and quantitative approaches. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Political Science or a related field, an active scholarly agenda, and a commitment to excellent teaching in a Christian liberal arts environment.

Applicants must have an active commitment to the Christian values of the University and the mission of Seaver College and provide a thoughtful reflection on their willingness to support the mission in their application materials. We encourage applications from candidates who will enrich the diversity of our faculty and who are committed to supporting an inclusive educational environment.

Applicants should apply by clicking [Apply Now]. Review of applicants will begin November 1, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be required as a condition of employment. 

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