Thursday, October 13, 2005
US Naval Academy
[Department Website][APSA elisting(requires membership)] The Department of Political Science invites applications for one junior-level tenure track position teaching the politics and culture of the developing world. A geographic area of interest in the Middle East or the Islamic world would be a plus. The position is to begin in August 2006. Teaching responsibilites are three courses (usually one to two preparations)a semester and student advising. Candidate records should demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and scholarship. A Ph.D. is required for appointment as Assistant Professor. All applicants should submit a full curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, sample(s) of written work, transcripts, and a research agenda. If available, evidence of teaching effectiveness, including a summary of teaching evaluations, syllabi from courses already taught, and an outline of teaching objectives may accompany the application. Screening of applicants is expected to begin in October 2005 and the search committee will accept applications until the position is filled. Salary is competitive and will depend on qualifications and experience. The U.S. Naval Academy is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from women and members of minority groups. The Naval Academy provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Final approval for hiring is contingent on funding and the availability of appropriate applicants. For information about the department and the mission of the Academy, please visit our web page at http://www.usna.edu/PoliSci. Send application materials to: Search Committee, Middle East Position, Political Science Department, 589 McNair Road, Nimitz 37A, Annapolis, MD 21402-5030.
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