Thursday, August 25, 2005

California State University Sacramento

[Department Website][APSA elisting(requires membership)] California State University, Sacramento. Department of Government. Two (2) entry-level Assistant Professor positions, tenure track, beginning Fall, 2006. Ph.D. in political science or international relations required. Applicants in final stage of doctorate may be considered. Broad training in international relations with preference given to candidates who are able to teach in one or more of the following areas: American foreign policy, international organization, international law, security studies, as well as comparative politics courses in areas other than the Middle East, Latin American, and Africa. General duties: teaching; developing curriculum; advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels; Department, school, university committee work, and community service; and participation in scholarly and professional activities. Must address the needs of an ethnically diverse student population through course materials, teaching strategies, and advisement. Must have sufficiently broad background and flexibility to accept teaching assignments as required by the Department?s present and future needs, as well as be prepared to teach the introductory American government course or the research methods course. Should have a strong commitment to college teaching and a potential for scholarly achievement is expected. Location in the State Capital offers opportunities for research and consulting. To apply: send letter of application, official transcripts of all college work (unofficial copies accepted until invited for interview), a curriculum vitae (including names and telephone numbers of at least three references who will speak to the professional qualifications of the applicant), two letters of recommendation, sample syllabi and copies of teaching evaluations (if available), a writing sample, and a statement of teaching and scholarly interests to Buzz Fozouni, Chair; Department of Government; California State University, Sacramento; 6000 J Street; Sacramento, CA 95819-6089. Review of applications begins October 17, 2005; open until filled. CSU Sacramento is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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