Assistant/Associate/Professor - Political Science (International Relations)

The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Location
    Dallas, Texas
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 08

Position description

The School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences (EPPS) at The University of Texas at Dallas is seeking applications for an open rank, tenure-system position in international relations. 

The successful candidate for the position will have a PhD in political science or public policy. The area of specialization within international relations is open, but candidates with expertise in international conflict are especially encouraged to apply. Ideal candidates will demonstrate their ability to contribute to existing program strengths in quantitative methods and to publish in the top peer-reviewed journals and presses in the field. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate a record of or potential for teaching excellence and will be expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, with most faculty teaching two courses per semester. The school's faculty includes multiple winners of internal and external teaching awards, and the university's Center for Teaching and Learning helps faculty to incorporate best practices as identified by the scholarship on teaching and learning. 

The University of Texas at Dallas was recently ranked 39th among the 100 best universities in the world under 50 years old by Times Higher Education magazine. UT Dallas is one of the youngest universities to achieve the Carnegie Commission's highest research classification of "Doctoral Universities - Very High Research Activity."

Applicants should upload a cover letter; curriculum vitae; statement of teaching and research philosophy; teaching evaluations (if available); a sample of recent written work; and the full contact information for at least three academic or professional references. 

The University of Texas at Dallas is committed to providing an educational, living and working environment that is welcoming, respectful and inclusive of all members of the university community. The University prohibits unlawful discrimination against a person because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned graduate degree appropriate to the academic discipline and a record of productivity and professional achievement.

Preferred Education and Experience: 
An earned PhD in political science or public policy is required.

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