Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - University of San Diego in San Diego California

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University of San Diego

San Diego, California 92110

United States

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Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies

Peace and Justice Studies

The Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track, positions in the field of Peace and Justice. One position is for an Assistant Professor and the second is open to the rank of advanced Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The appointments are expected to begin on September 1, 2015. The successful candidates must have a PhD in hand at the time of appointment and scholarly publications and teaching experience appropriate to the rank.  A multidisciplinary approach and a global mindset are central to the School’s philosophy. Areas of priority are: environmental and social justice, peace economics, religion and peacebuilding, conflict resolution, human rights, and peace through commerce. However, applications from other specializations related to peace and justice are welcome.

The successful applicants will teach courses both at the undergraduate and graduate levels and will contribute to building the Kroc School’s interdisciplinary academic programs. The ideal candidate would also bring to the Kroc School current and future research that can be expected to attract students of the highest caliber. Preference will go to candidates with fieldwork experience.

To apply, go to and look for job # IRC15287. Register as an applicant.  For full consideration, applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests (no more than three pages), a summary of teaching evaluations (if applicable), and a writing sample the length of a typical research article or book chapter. Three confidential letters of references must be submitted separately to Associate Dean Lee Ann Otto at Correspondence regarding either position should be directed to Associate Dean Otto. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2014; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the positions are filled.

The University of San Diego is a Roman Catholic Institution committed to advancing academic excellence, expanding liberal and professional knowledge, creating a diverse and inclusive community, and preparing leaders dedicated to ethical conduct and compassionate service. USD is an Equal Opportunity employer, and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Candidates from underrepresented and underserved groups are encouraged to apply.


Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Professor
  • Peace
  • Justice
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration & Policy
  • Security Studies
  • Multicultural (Ethnic) Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Writing Samples