Assistant Professor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  1395

Tenure Track, Assistant Professor position in American Political Parties / Political Behavior.


The Department of Political Science at Miami University is searching for a colleague in American Political Parties / Political Behavior for an appointment as a tenure track Assistant Professor.  The position will begin in the 2016-2017 academic year. 

Assistant Professor with teaching and research expertise in American political parties, money and politics, and political behavior who will develop a record of excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching; conduct relevant research leading to a record of published scholarship; provide institutional and professional service; contribute to the undergraduate and MA program.  

Minimum Qualifications

PhD by date of appointment in Political Science or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong candidates will have the ability to teach introductory course in American politics as well as other courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the area of expertise, and an undergraduate and MA course in quantitative research methods.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Other: evidence of teaching effectiveness. Three letters of reference are required and should be emailed to

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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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
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