Colgate University, Department of Political Science

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Position ID:Colgate-Department of Political Science-TTAP [#22759]
Position Title: International Relations
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Political Science / International Relations
International Relations
Appl Deadline:2022/10/08 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/12, finished 2023/01/04, listed until 2022/12/02)
Position Description:   URMs  

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The department of political science at Colgate University invites applications for a tenure-track position in international relations (IR) at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin in the fall of 2023. We seek an IR scholar who focuses on China’s foreign policy, security, IPE, or great power competition. We welcome related expertise in one or more of the following areas: environmental politics, human security/terrorism, or human rights. Candidates should be able to teach introductory courses in IR as well as more advanced courses in the candidates’ areas of interest.

The teaching load is five courses over two semesters. Evidence of teaching excellence is essential. Completion of Ph.D. is required prior to, or shortly after, the date of hire. Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, any evidence of teaching excellence, and three letters of recommendation. All materials must be submitted online at [].

Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. All applications should speak directly, particularly in the cover letter, to the candidate’s ability to work effectively with students across a wide range of identities and backgrounds. Review of applications will begin October 8 and continue until the position is filled.

Colgate University is a leading liberal arts university of 3200 students situated in central New York state. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Please contact committee chair Ed Fogarty at for further information.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
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126 Persson Hall
Colgate University
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346