Georgetown University, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service

463 10396
Position ID:Georgetown-SFS-GHD17 [#10396]
Position Title: Professor of Global Development
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Washington, District of Columbia 20057, United States [map]
Subject Areas: International Relations / International Relations
Economics / Development/International
Appl Deadline: finished (2017/11/03, finished 2019/03/03, listed until 2018/02/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University invites applications for a position at the rank of Full Professor, Associate Professor (with tenure) or Assistant Professor (tenure track) in fields related to international development to begin in the Fall of 2018. Relevant doctoral disciplines include economics, political economy, political science, and/or public policy, though others may be considered, with strong expertise in sub-fields directly related to development.  While we are especially interested in candidates with strong quantitative skills, candidates bringing other approaches to analysis and research are also welcome.


The successful applicant will demonstrate strong potential for outstanding research and teaching in the fields of development. Experience working in developing countries is a plus.


To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a representative writing sample/job market paper, and evidence of teaching record (e.g., course evaluations). Those applying for consideration at the assistant professor level should also submit three letters of recommendation.


All applications and supporting materials must be submitted through the following link:  Faxed, emailed, or mailed applications will not be accepted. 


Applications will be accepted immediately, with review beginning in December 2017.


Questions about the online application system should be directed to Sarah Nebbeling, Manager of Faculty Affairs at Questions about the position should be directed to Dr. Anthony Arend, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Graduate Affairs, at


Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
School of Foreign Service
Georgetown University
37th and O Sts, NW
Suite 301 ICC
Washington, DC 20057

© 2020 AcademicJobsOnline.Org. All Rights Reserved.