Associate Professor - American Political Institutions - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a tenure track appointment in American politics, with a specialization in American political institutions, beginning August 2014. The appointment is at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor; PhD in Political Science required by August 2014. Candidates will teach courses in Congress, the presidency, political parties, and research methods, along with other graduate and undergraduate courses in American politics and institutions. The teaching load is 2/2.

The Department offers BA, MA, and MPA degrees. The department also collaborates with a variety of other programs throughout the university such as the Honors program, Women's Studies, and American Studies.

All applications must be made online at, and must include a curriculum vitae; a cover letter that includes research plans and teaching interests; and a short statement of teaching philosophy. Graduate transcripts, one single-authored writing sample, a summary of recent teaching evaluations (if possible, officially produced), syllabi, and three current letters of recommendation should be sent by post to: Dr. Jason Windett, Department of Political Science, Saint Louis University, 3750 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63108. For questions about the position, please contact Jason Windett,, 314-977-3622, or call the department office, 314-977-3035. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received after October 15, 2013 cannot be assured full consideration.

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer (AA/EOE) and encourages nominations of and application from women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Political Science
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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