Assistant Professor, Department of Government

Wesleyan University
  • Location
    Middletown, Connecticut
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jul 21

Position description

The Department of Government at Wesleyan University seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in international relations specializing in international security. The appointment begins July 1, 2023. The teaching load is 2/2. Additional duties include advising and mentoring students, carrying on a program of research, and participating in faculty governance at the departmental and university levels. Applicants should be prepared to teach the introductory international relations course and other upper-division courses in international security.

Wesleyan is a highly selective liberal arts college that values both scholarship and teaching, has a strong, diverse undergraduate student body, and offers a generous sabbatical program and competitive salaries and benefits.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Political Science in hand by the time of appointment to be hired as an Assistant Professor; a successful candidate may be hired as an Instructor if the candidate does not have a Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment, but will complete the Ph.D. in Political Science within one year of hire.

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