Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in American politics with a focus on race and American political development starting in August 2018.
Previous teaching experience and a PhD in Political Science are preferred, but ABD candidates be considered. The appointment will be at the level of Assistant Professor. The teaching assignment is a 2/2. The department offers a BA and MA and, in coordination with the Sociology/Anthropology department a PhD in Public and Social Policy.
All applications must be made online at https://jobs.slu.edu, and must include a curriculum vitae; a cover letter that includes research plans and teaching interests; one single-authored writing sample; research and teaching statements; a summary of recent teaching evaluations (if possible, officially produced); and syllabi of classes taught. Please have three current letters of recommendation and official graduate transcripts sent to Ms. Sharilyn Bazile at firstname.lastname@example.org or Department of Political Science, Saint Louis University, 3750 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63108. For questions about the position, please contact Ms. Bazile or call the department office, 314-977-3035. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Incomplete applications or applications received after September 15, 2017 cannot be assured full consideration.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from racial minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, ...and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.