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Assistant Professor position International Organization Department of International Relations

Starting date:  August 1, 2017

Full Or Part Time: Full – Time Application deadline: March 21, 2017

The Department of International Relations at Central European University invites applications  for  a  full – time  Assistant  Professor  position  in  International  Relations with an  emphasis  in  the  field of International Organization ,  encompassing teaching and research responsibilities related to transnational  or  international  integration  processes,  and  formal  and  informal  international  institutions. Preference will be given to applicants with rigorous methodological training and commitment to methodological pluralism. Further advantage s include regional expertise in the European, post – Soviet or Middle East areas, a track record of fieldwork research and/or policy or civic engagement.  Applicants should have, or be close to completing, a PhD in international relations, political science, or sociology  and  provide  evidence  for  high  level  achievements  to  date  or outstanding  potential  in  research  and  teaching.  Specific responsibilities include teaching three graduate courses per academic year, master’s and doctoral supervision, engaging in high quality academic research, and attracting external  research  grants.  For more information about CEU and Department of International Relations please visit: and

Compensation: Compensation is commensurate with experience.  We offer a competitive salary, as well as a dynamic and international academic  environment.  Teaching load is comparable to  that  of  research universities.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY AT CEU How to apply? Applicants need to submit:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Cover letter
  • A sample syllabus
  • Two writing samples
  • Three letters of reference Review of applications will begin 3 April 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions of an academic nature  may  be  addressed  to  Alexander  Astrov ,  Head  of  Department ( ).

Please send your complete application package to: – including  job  code  in  subject  line : 2017/02 7 Only complete applications will be considered. Shortlisted applicants will participate in an on – line / telephone interview. Finalists will be invited for a talk and an interview in person. CEU is an equal opportunity employer. About CEU Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research – intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management.  It is located in Budapest and accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s promotes high level research, research – based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union,  and  other  emerging  democracies  throughout  the  world.  CEU offers both Master’s and doctoral programs, and enrolls about 1400 students from nearly 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of more than 180 resident faculty from over 40 countries, and prominent visiting scholars  from  around  the  world. The language of instruction is English.

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