Assistant Professor - 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 full time tenure-track appointment in international relations with a specialization in security politics, beginning August 2015. Expertise in Asia is preferred but not required. The appointment level is open; compensation will be commensurate with experience. PhD in Political Science required by August 2015. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research and teach the undergraduate introduction to international relations, a graduate course on theories of international relations, and other graduate and undergraduate courses in the area of specialization. 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. J. D. Bowen, Department of Political Science, Saint Louis University, 3750 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63108. For questions about the position, please contact Dr. J. D. Bowen,, 314-977-4239, or call the department office, 314-977-3035. Review of applications will begin immediately. The department will be interviewing at the APSA annual meeting. Applications received after September 15, 2014 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
  • 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