George Washington University, Political Science
International Council Professorship in Asian Politics
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||District of Columbia, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
International Council Professorship in Asian Politics: The George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and Political Science Department invite applications for a faculty position in South Asian politics at the assistant, associate, or full professor level. This professorship is supported by an endowment created by the Elliott School's International Council, and it will be based in the Elliott School’s Sigur Center for Asian Studies with a joint appointment in Political Science. The successful applicant will teach undergraduate and graduate students in South Asian politics, conduct research and produce scholarship and policy analysis on important aspects of South Asian politics, and engage the broader academic and policy communities. This appointment will begin in academic year 2014-15.
Basic qualifications: A Ph.D. in political science or closely related field with a primary focus and expertise on the politics of South Asia. ABD candidates will be considered but must complete all degree requirements for the Ph.D. by August 15, 2014. Applicants at the rank of associate or full professor must have a strong publication record, an active research agenda, teaching experience at the undergraduate or graduate levels, a track record of external funding, and a demonstrated commitment to engaging with the broader academic and policy communities. Applicants at the rank of assistant professor should have a promising research agenda as demonstrated by publications, presentations or works in progress, strong potential to achieve the highest standards of scholarship, and a demonstrated commitment to graduate and undergraduate education. All applicants must have a demonstrated continuing commitment to teaching, research, and engagement in the field of South Asian politics.
Application procedure: Applicants at the rank of associate or full professor should complete an online application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/18264 and upload a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and a list of at least three references. Applicants at the rank of assistant professor should complete an online application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/18271 and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate school transcripts, and up to three examples of written work. Three letters of recommendation must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on November 4, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Only completed applications will be considered.
The George Washington University seeks to attract a diverse faculty of the highest caliber; women and people of color are particularly encouraged to apply. The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street NW, Suite 401
Washington, DC 20052
|Primary Category:||Political Science
|Secondary Categories:||South Asian History / Studies