Assistant Professor, Political Science/African American Studies - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri


United States
(20130811)

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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 joint appointment in African American Studies, beginning August 2014. The person hired will be a candidate for tenure in Political Science. The appointment is at the level of Assistant Professor; PhD in Political Science required by August 2014. Candidates will teach two courses each semester, one for Political Science and one for African American Studies and conduct research in black politics, representation, policy that addresses racial inequality, political behavior, or another relevant area. The teaching load is 2/2. The Department offers BA, MA, and MPA degrees.

All applications must be made online at https://jobs.slu.edu, 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 Dr. Jason Windett, jwindett@slu.edu, 314-977-3622, or call the department office, 314-977-3035. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received after October 31, 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
  • Other Liberal Arts & Humanities
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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
Cover Letter
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