Croft Assistant Professor of Political Science

Location
Mississippi, United States
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 08, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Croft Institute for International Studies (www.croft.olemiss.edu) and the Department of Political Science (www.olemiss.edu/depts/political_science) invite applications for the position of Croft Assistant Professor of Political Science in the Comparative Politics of the Middle East. This is a tenure-track position beginning August 2021. The successful candidate will have their research and teaching focus on the Middle East and be able to teach introductory and thematic courses in comparative politics. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. or advanced ABD, field experience and appropriate foreign language proficiency in Arabic, strong methods skills, and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Tenure and promotion reside in the Department of Political Science. Teaching and service responsibilities will be divided equally between the Croft Institute for International Studies and the Department of Political Science. The Croft Institute, a signature program on campus, administers the major in International Studies within the College of Liberal Arts. Interested candidates should apply online at https://careers.olemiss.edu by uploading a letter of application, curriculum vita, and a statement of current and projected research interests. Evidence of teaching effectiveness, writing samples, and letters of recommendation should be sent to jbruce@olemiss.edu.

 

This position will be open until filled or an adequate applicant pool is reached. Salary is competitive. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.