Tenure-track Assistant Professor and Director of Fire Administration 12-month position, starting August 2020.
Responsibilities: Teach introductory, upper-division and graduate courses in Fire Administration, Public Administration and Political Science, direct the Fire Administration program, an online undergraduate degree completion program training fire service personnel skills in public administration needed to assume leadership positions, develop an academic research program resulting in a high level of productivity.
Credentials Required for Application: Cover letter describing teaching and research interests, Curriculum vitae, Writing sample (e.g., a dissertation proposal or chapter, academic journal article, working paper to be submitted to a journal), Statement of contributions or commitment to diversity in higher education, Portfolio of Teaching Effectiveness, which includes a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample syllabus, and quantitative teaching evaluations (if available), Contact information for three professional academic referees who will provide a current letter of reference (dated within the past year), Copies of transcripts indicating all relevant graduate course work.
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Application deadline is January 27, 2020.
Background check and official transcript showing highest degree earned required for employment.
BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Political Science, Public Administration or another related social science field (e.g., Government, Public Policy & Administration), ABDs will be considered as long as the requirements for the degree are completed by August 2020, College-level teaching experience as instructor of record or teaching assistant and a demonstrated record of scholarly activity, including a research agenda and at least one research presentation at a national or regional conference or one or more published or in press journal articles, book chapters or books in peer reviewed outlets, Primary research focus in Public Administration, Fire Administration, Emergency Management or closely related fields.
Preferred Qualifications: Research program focusing on fire management administration, fire sciences, emergency services administration, disaster sciences, or public safety, experience teaching or designing online courses, fire service experience.
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