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Political Science - Assistant Professor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief statement of research and teaching interests, sample of scholarly writing, evidence of teaching excellence if available, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Georg Menz, Chair, IPE Search Committee at https://jobs.odu.edu/ The application review process will commence December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. The system will solicit the 3 letters of reference. Please ensure the email addresses for your references are correct and up-to-date.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Political Science - Assistant Professor
Department POLITICAL SCI & GEOGRAPHY
Position Number F0104A
Job Description

The Department of Political Science and Geography and the Graduate Program in International Studies (GPIS) at Old Dominion University invite applications for a tenure-track position in International Political Economy (IPE) at the assistant professor level to begin July 25, 2018. Candidates should expect to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in IPE, Globalization, and Development.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

A Ph.D. in political science, international studies, or closely related discipline

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification
Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with a teaching and research profile that complements existing coverage in the department.

Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 12/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief statement of research and teaching interests, sample of scholarly writing, evidence of teaching excellence if available, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Georg Menz, Chair, IPE Search Committee at https://jobs.odu.edu/ The application review process will commence December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

The system will solicit the 3 letters of reference. Please ensure the email addresses for your references are correct and up-to-date.

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

College Home Page

http://www.odu.edu/al

Department Home Page

http://www.odu.edu/pols-geog

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education (website or print)
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • DiverseJobs.com
    • StudentAffairs.com
    • Jobs.Virginia.gov
    • Old Dominion University website
    • Virginia Pilot (website or print)
    • Richmond Times Dispatch (website or print)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Resume
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Writing Sample 1
  6. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  7. Statement of Research Interests
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document