Georgia State University, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies

Position ID:GSU-Andrew Young School of Policy Studies-PMAP1 [#24020, Log # 24-057]
Position Title: Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30303, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Public Management
Urban policy
Social entrepreneurship
Leadership (more...)
Appl Deadline:2023/01/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/12/16, finished 2023/04/26)
Position Description:    

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The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University seeks a full-time, non-tenure track Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Public Management and Policy (PMAP), beginning Fall 2023. The successful applicant will be expected to teach up to six courses per year (graduate and undergraduate level) in both in-person and online modalities, provide department and university service, and perform community outreach. Course load reductions are available for activities such as special initiatives and administrative responsibilities.

Candidates for this position must bring a strong background and commitment to teaching PMAP courses, including but not limited to governance, urban policy, public management, social entrepreneurship, GIS, policy analysis, and leadership. The successful candidate may have the responsibility of directing the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Social Entrepreneurship.

Candidates must have a doctoral degree in public policy, public administration, or a related field by August 2023. The position requires teaching experience, with demonstrated excellence in the classroom through evidence of student learning. Preferred candidates will connect their teaching to community partners and public service careers. This position will be expected to participate in college and university initiatives, such as the expansion of data analysis skills in the curriculum and college-to-career activities.

Located in downtown Atlanta, GSU is one of the country’s top urban public research universities and is a minority serving institution. The department offers a NASPAA-accredited MPA program, masters and undergraduate degrees in public policy, and a doctorate in public policy. The Andrew Young School ranks 21st among graduate programs in public affairs in the US News rankings. The School also ranks 7th in local government management, 8th in urban policy, 8th in public budgeting and finance, 9th in nonprofit management, 19th in public management and leadership, and 22nd in public policy analysis. US News calls GSU the 2nd most innovative university in the U.S. and ranks it 3rd in undergraduate teaching.

Candidates must submit all materials through Academic Jobs Online Required materials include: a letter of interest that speaks to each of the requirements for the position, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation. Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. At the time of the offer, a background check will be required. All applications received by January 20, 2023, will be given full consideration. However, the position will remain open until filled.

Information about the Andrew Young School is available at Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class. As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in public administration. The position is subject to budgetary approval.

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14 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 324
Atlanta GA, 30303