Wednesday, September 14, 2005
University of Texas Austin
[Department Website][APSA elisting(requires membership)] THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN LBJ SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FACULTY RECRUITMENT The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs (LBJ School) announces recruitment for two tenure-track positions starting in Fall 2006 at the rank of Assistant Professor both within the School’s initiative in the International area. Applications are sought from suitably qualified individuals with appropriate research and expertise in one of two main areas: 1) International Organizations; 2) International affairs with a focus on Asia, ideally including the international relations of China. The successful candidates will teach courses at the graduate level in their respective fields, as well as contributing to the core curriculum. Disciplinary affiliation is open to candidates from any appropriate discipline including but not limited to: public policy, law, economics, history, political science, international relations, public health, sociology, geography and environmental sciences. The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. or an equivalent terminal degree and a have a strong research agenda for productive scholarship. The LBJ School comprises over 30 full-time faculty and approximately 300 graduate students, and offers a two-year, multi-disciplinary curriculum leading to the degree of Master of Public Affairs, and a doctoral program in public policy. LBJ School faculty members come from a wide variety of academic disciplines. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a sample of written (ideally published) research. Candidates should also request that three letters of reference be submitted on their behalf directly to the Chair of the committee. Applications and letters of reference should be sent to the Faculty Recruitment Committee, LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin, P.O. Box Y, Austin, TX 78713-8925. The deadline for applications is November 11, 2005, but highest priority will be given to applications received by October 15, and the processing of applications will begin immediately. For further information, interested parties may contact the Office of the Dean at the above address or telephone (512) 471-3200. The LBJ School is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
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