The Virginia Military Institute’s Department of International Studies and Political Science (IS) announces a tenure track position starting August 2012 at the level of assistant professor in comparative politics or international relations. PhD. or ABD required. A regional expertise is highly valued, in particular in the Middle East, South Asia, Central Europe/Russia, or Latin America. As well, the IS Department has a strong interests in issues of national/international security – broadly defined. The teaching load is 3 classes each semester. Research funding and support for conferences is excellent. VMI is a public, four-year undergraduate college (1,500 students) located in the historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Lexington. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the 2012 ISA conference in San Diego.
If you have questions please contact James J, Hentz, Professor and Chair, Department of International Studies and Political Science, email@example.com Applicants must apply on-line at: https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=141028 Please include a letter of interest and the contact information for three professional references. Letters of interest and curricula vitae will be submitted through the on-line process. Please do not mail hard copies of letters of interest, curricula vitae or application forms directly to the department. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.