Thursday, February 02, 2006

California State University Bakersfield

[Department Website][APSA elisting(requires membership)] The Department of Political Science invites applications for an Assistant Professor with specialization in International Relations and Comparative Politics, with a regional studies background in one of the following: North Africa-Southwest Asia, South Asia, China, Japan, or Africa (country and regions open). Teaching assignments will include politics of developing nations, international organizations, courses related to the applicant’s regional specialization, and U.S. government and foreign policy. We are seeking a dynamic scholar who combines an active research agenda with excellent teaching and an understanding of first-generation college students. The position is a full-time, tenure-track appointment commencing Fall 2006. All candidates must have completed their Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Individuals belonging to traditionally under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Please send a letter of application with teaching philosophy and research interests, vitae, and three current letters of recommendation to: Dr. Stanley E. Clark, Chair, Department of Political Science, California State University, Bakersfield, 26 BDC, 9001 Stockdale Highway, Bakersfield, CA, 93311. Screening of applications will begin March 15, 2006 and will continue until the position is filled. AA/EOE