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Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics and/or International Relations

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Use “Other 1” for sample teaching syllabi, if available. Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics and/or International Relations
Faculty Type Tenure Track
Office/Department Political Science
If Temporary or Visiting, Estimated End Date:
Position Duties

Teaching a 3/3 course load, with courses in International or Comparative Political Economy, as well as additional courses in International Politics and/or Comparative Politics and the applicant’s area of regional specialty. Maintain an active research agenda leading to peer-reviewed publication. Service includes advising duties for Global Studies majors and other service to the department as assigned by Chair, as well as institutional service.

Required Qualifications

A strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching. Research agenda and expertise in Comparative Politics and/or International Relations. Candidate should have a PhD in Political Science or be ABD.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates who research and teach about Latin America or Africa, but we are open to all geographic areas that would complement existing strengths in Eastern Europe/Russia and Asia.

Job Posting Date 06/28/2017
Priority Application Deadline Date 09/15/2017
Job Close Date 12/20/2017
Anticipated Start Date 08/24/2018
University Description

Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, Loyola inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. Loyola’s beautiful, historic Evergreen campus is located in Baltimore, and its graduate centers are in Timonium and Columbia. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across the Sellinger School of Business and Management, the School of Education, and Loyola College of Arts and Sciences. Founded in 1852, Loyola is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the first to bear the name of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus.

Diversity Statement

Loyola University Maryland strongly values the benefits that diversity brings to the workplace. In accord with its Ignatian values, the University is committed to creating and promoting a community that recognizes the inherent value and dignity of each person. Loyola University Maryland does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, or any other legally protected classification. The University recruits, hires, and promotes in accord with this policy and its Core Values.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Use “Other 1” for sample teaching syllabi, if available.

Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

Quicklink for Posting http://careers.loyola.edu/postings/3009

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Writing Samples
  4. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other 1
  2. Teaching Evaluations

Posting Supplemental Questions

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