Assistant Professor, Political Science Middletown Campus - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  1962

Miami University’s Regional Campuses (Ohio) seeks to fill a nine-month, assistant professor, tenure track position in Political Science to begin the Fall Semester 2016.

Further information about the Middletown Campus is available at


Broadly trained tenure-track assistant professor to teach introductory courses in American politics and global politics, as well as a research methods course and upper-division courses in area of expertise. The successful candidate is expected to be an effective teacher, develop curriculum, advise students, provide meaningful service to the department, university, and community, and establish program of scholarship and research.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Political Science or related field by date of appointment; demonstration of teaching excellence; evidence of potential for ongoing research and publication in traditional, public, or pedagogical scholarship. Strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, student mentoring, curriculum development, and service (department, campus, university, community, professional).

Preferred Qualifications

Strong candidates will have an interest in or experience with online or hybrid teaching formats. This colleague will play a vital role in a new multidisciplinary regional campus social science department and contribute to the development of a proposed new four-year degree program, Applied Social Research.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Upon your completion of the application, the three professional references will be contacted by email requesting letters of recommendation. Please ensure email contact information is provided in the application system as requested.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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