Boston University, Department of Political Science

Position ID:BU-Department of Political Science-ASTP [#17094]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Political Science / American political development, American Politics, Elections, Environmental Politics, Race and Ethnic Politics
Appl Deadline:2020/11/10 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2020/10/07, finished 2021/05/15, listed until 2021/04/07)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Political Science at Boston University seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor specializing in American politics. The position is wide open with respect to substantive focus within American Politics — including, for example, American Political Development, race and racism, elections, inequality, environment, social movements, Congress, and education policy. Applicants who engage public policy or policy analysis in their research and teaching may be particularly welcome. The anticipated start date is 1 July 2021. The successful candidate will hold a PhD at the start of the appointment. The holder of this position will teach undergraduates and graduate students. Please submit a letter of interest to The application must also include: a curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, a writing sample, a statement about your capacity to promote diversity, and three references. Completed applications are due on 10 November 2020.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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232 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215