Arizona State University, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies
Assistant Professor, Modern American Political Thought
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Arizona, United States|
The School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies (SHPRS) at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in American Political Thought to begin Fall 2014 with tenure home among either the history or philosophy faculties within SHPRS. "American Political Thought" is defined broadly, with both period and specialization (e.g., constitutional history, economic freedom and thought, intellectual history, political and policy perspectives) open.
The successful candidate will be affiliated with the undergraduate Program in Political Thought and Leadership, but will have the opportunity to teach graduate courses as well.
Required qualification: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in History, American Studies, Philosophy, or a field relevant to American Political Thought by the time of appointment.
Desired qualifications: Demonstrated ability to teach U.S. history or introductory courses relevant to American Political Thought at a level of excellence in a variety of settings including in classrooms, online, and in a hybrid environment; evidence of excellence in research; and a broad understanding of political thought within a European, American, and global context.
To apply: submit the following application materials: 1)curriculum vitae; 2)three letters of reference; and 3) a cover letter stating qualifications, experience, accomplished research and future research plans, and teaching interests. The application should be submitted to the following: firstname.lastname@example.org with “American Political Thought Search” in the subject line. Application deadline is December 30, 2013; if not filled, reviews will occur every two weeks thereafter until search is closed. Background check is required for employment.
ASU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committee to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. https://www.asu.edu.edu/titleIX/.
Donald Critchlow, Chair, Search Committee
|Primary Category:||Political History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies