The Department of Political Science invites applications for a full-time, one-year position in Middle East politics beginning fall semester 2015. The successful candidate should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate courses including Middle East Politics, Political Islam, and either Introduction to Comparative Politics or Introduction to International Relations. Successful teaching experience is preferred (send course evaluation summaries, if available). Ph.D. preferred, but ABD considered.
The University of Louisville is a state-supported metropolitan research university located in Kentucky’s largest city. The Department of Political Science has 20 diverse tenure-stream faculty members with about 400 undergraduate majors and 40 MA students. Interested candidates must apply online at www.louisville.edu/jobs, Job Opening #31608 and attach a curriculum vitae.
Applicants should send a cover letter, graduate transcripts, and list of at least three references to Dr. Rodger A. Payne, Chair, Department of Political Science, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292. Applications will be reviewed beginning May 11, 2015; however, applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.