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Application Deadline: Open until Filled

Assistant Professor of Government The Smith College Department of Government invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in comparative politics, with a focus on Middle East politics. We envision a scholar broadly trained in the region’s complex political landscape and committed to generating crossregional comparisons to other contexts. The successful candidate will be expected to offer other classes in the comparative subfield (e.g., Introduction to Comparative Politics), as well as the department’s introductory course in either political theory or international relations. The teaching load is two classes a semester. A Ph.D. in political science or related field by time of appointment is required; teaching experience preferred.

Questions about the search should be directed to Professor Gregory White, Search Committee Chair,

Submit application at with cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interests, and three confidential letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on September 30, 2013.

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