Faculty Position in Political Science and International Relations

Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jun 05, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Political Science and International Relations Program at Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus (http://www.ncc.metu.edu.tr/) is seeking applicants for one new, full-time, faculty position in Political Science and International Relations at the Associate Professor and above level. Applications will be accepted until 18th of July 2021. The candidates will commence employment in Fall 2021-2022. Details about the Program at METU NCC can be found at http://ncc.metu.edu.tr/psir/home.

METU NCC is committed to high quality research and teaching. Applicants with various specializations in Political Science and International Relations ranging from Political Theory to Critical Security Studies are welcome to apply. We expect successful candidates to have an area interest, such as the Middle East, complementary to the current faculty members’ area specializations. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate level courses based on his/her specialization. The courses and their descriptions can be viewed on our website: http://ncc.metu.edu.tr/psir/curriculum). Normal teaching load at METU NCC is 3 courses (equivalent to 9 credit hours) per semester.

Applicants should hold an Associate Professor or above title as recognized by Turkish Higher Education Council and should preferably meet the criteria of METU Associate Professor or above (https://pdb.metu.edu.tr/tr/criteria-promotion-and-appointment). Also, applicants should have extensive university level teaching experience and must be actively engaged in internationally recognized research with a publication record in support of METU NCC’s research goals.

Please visit Working and Living at METU NCC for detailed information about what METU NCC has to offer, such as the social security, retirement and health coverage, which also includes an indicative table of remuneration levels. Please also refer to Guidelines for Application to Faculty Positions and follow the instructions therein to complete the application procedure. The positions are full-time and on a rolling contract basis, renewable annually.

For more information please contact Political Science and International Relations Program Coordinator Dr. Hande Sözer (e-mail: hsozer@metu.edu.tr). Do NOT email CV's or applications to this address.