Tuesday, December 20, 2005

Lafayette College

[APSA elisting(requires membership)] The Department of Government and Law at Lafayette College invites applications for a tenure-track position in International Relations and Comparative Politics with expertise in Asian Politics. The position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) or Instructor (ABD), and will begin in August 2006. We seek a scholar with the intellectual breadth necessary to teach International Relations and Comparative Politics within a liberal arts curriculum. We are open to candidates with any intellectually interesting approach to these fields. Candidates should be able to teach Introduction to International Politics, Introduction to Comparative Politics, Research Methods in International Affairs (an interdisciplinary program), and additional courses in International and Comparative Politics, some of which will satisfy the Asian Studies Program. Candidates should send a letter of intent that describes current research, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, student evaluations, samples of scholarly work, and 3 letters of recommendation to International/Comparative Politics Search Committee Chair, Department of Government and Law, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania 18042-1780. Review of applications will begin on January 23, 2006, and will continue until the position is filled. Lafayette College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.