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Assistant Professor

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In addition to the references provided on your application, for this position you will be required to provide the names and emails addresses of at least 3 references (you may choose to provide the same references you listed on your application, or you may list different references). The references provided in the "Provide References" section of the application process will be automatically contacted by the eJobs system and asked to provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Human Resources cannot edit or add additional references once you have completed the application process. We recommend you contact references before submitting their information to insure the reference is willing and able to complete the reference process, and that you double check all email addresses before submitting them (they cannot be corrected, once entered). If your references are unable or unwilling to use the electronic system to submit a letter of recommendation, you may advise them to send the letter directly to the hiring department at: Public Administration Search Committee, Department of Political Science, International Affairs and Public Administration, East Tennessee State University, 309 Stout Drive, Box 70651, Johnson City, TN 37614-1702.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor
Department Political Science, International Affairs, and Public Admin - 21650
Pay Grade 1
Job Category Faculty
Job Summary

The Department of Political Science, International Affairs and Public Administration in the College of Arts and Sciences at East Tennessee State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in public administration at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in August 2018. The department offers undergraduate majors in Political Science and International Affairs, a Master of Public Administration, and undergraduate minor programs in Political Science, International Affairs, Legal Studies, and Public Administration.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Required Qualifications

Candidates for the position must hold a D.P.A. or Ph.D. in Public Administration, or a Ph.D. in Political Science with substantial expertise in public administration, by no later than August 1, 2018. Applicants must be prepared to teach a variety of graduate courses in the Master of Public Administration Program as well as some undergraduate courses in political science.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to teach undergraduate courses in either Latin American or Middle Eastern Politics and in American government is preferred.

Salary

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00091P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 10/11/2017
Close Date 01/10/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

In addition to the references provided on your application, for this position you will be required to provide the names and emails addresses of at least 3 references (you may choose to provide the same references you listed on your application, or you may list different references). The references provided in the “Provide References” section of the application process will be automatically contacted by the eJobs system and asked to provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Human Resources cannot edit or add additional references once you have completed the application process. We recommend you contact references before submitting their information to insure the reference is willing and able to complete the reference process, and that you double check all email addresses before submitting them (they cannot be corrected, once entered). If your references are unable or unwilling to use the electronic system to submit a letter of recommendation, you may advise them to send the letter directly to the hiring department at: Public Administration Search Committee, Department of Political Science, International Affairs and Public Administration, East Tennessee State University, 309 Stout Drive, Box 70651, Johnson City, TN 37614-1702.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research
  5. Evidence of Teaching Excellence
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts