Assistant Professor, Middle East Politics - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


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 comparative politics or international relations, with a specialization in Middle East politics, beginning August 2014. The appointment is at the level of Assistant Professor; PhD in Political Science required by August 2014. Candidates will teach courses in Middle East politics along with other graduate and undergraduate courses in comparative politics and/or international relations. The teaching load is 2/2. The Department offers BA, MA, and MPA degrees.

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. Timothy Lomperis, Department of Political Science, Saint Louis University, 3750 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63108. For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Timothy Lomperis,, 314-977-3044, 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
  • Assistant Professor, Middle East Politics
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
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
Cover Letter