Assistant Professor of Political Science, tenure-track position, to start in September 2015, in international and comparative politics in MENA at Eckerd College. Ph.D. in Political Science required. We are seeking someone to play a significant role in teaching courses in Middle East politics and history as part of both our Political Science major and also our multi-disciplinary International Relations and Global Affairs (IRGA) major. Teach seven courses per academic year, (3-1-3), including Introduction to IR or Comparative Politics, Middle East Politics and other Middle East Politics electives. Ability and willingness to teach political science statistical methods required.
Candidates should have a lively interest in scholarly research and especially a demonstrated background of teaching excellence. In addition, field experience in the Middle East, previous work in a multi-disciplinary program, and a desire to teach in study abroad programs will also be a plus. Participation in an interdisciplinary, values-oriented general education program is required, including regular rotation in the two-semester freshman program.
Eckerd College, the only independent national liberal arts college in Florida, has a tradition of innovative education and teaching/mentoring excellence. Submit a letter of application, vita, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy and interests, research interests, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://www.eckerd.edu/hr/employment Applications must be complete by October 31, 2014. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. Anthony R. Brunello, firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications from women/minorities encouraged. EOE. Qualified candidates must be authorized to work in the United States for the College.