FEATURED JOB: Assistant Professor in American Politics, St. Lawrence University

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New York, United States
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Government and Public Service

The Government Department at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a tenure-track position in American Politics, pending budget approval. The successful candidate will teach in the area of Congress or race and ethnic politics. Additional areas of expertise are welcomed in the areas of public policy, state and local politics, or American political thought. The candidate will be prepared to teach courses in their area of expertise as well as an introductory course on American Politics. The position begins August 2020 and the teaching load is three courses per semester.  Strong ABD candidates in Political Science or related field required; candidates with a Ph.D. in Political Science or related field in-hand by August, 2020, preferred.

Interested applicants must apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section. Review of applications will begin on October 8, 2019. 

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged. St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit http://www.stlawu.edu.


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