Texas A&M University — Assistant Professor, Cyber Policy, Strategy and Security

International Relations / Comparative Politics / Cyber Policy, Strategy and Security

The Department of International Affairs in the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in the area of cyber policy, strategy and security within the field of international relations, comparative politics, economics, or public policy. Texas A&M University has invested considerable resources in the cyber realm, including standing up the Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center. The Bush School will be a central contributor to that University-wide effort, with this position playing an important role in that contribution. Candidates with research competency in cyber policy, strategy and security who specialize in areas such as international law and institutions, regulatory law, science and technology, international security, the comparative politics of information, and other relevant topics are invited to apply.

Ideally, the successful candidate would teach a required course in introductory-level research methods for our students, all of whom are seeking a master’s degree in international affairs, along with offerings in the cyber area. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science, Economics or a related discipline by September 2018. The individual selected will have demonstrated a strong commitment to teaching and research in the context of a public policy graduate school environment. The start date for this position will be September 1, 2018.

Applicants should send a formal letter of interest that includes reference to the position, a curriculum vitae, a sample of written work and three letters of recommendation to:

Professor Gregory Gause
c/o Ms. Janeen Wood (preferably as electronic attachments to bushschoolinta-facultysearch@tamu.edu)
The Bush School of Government & Public Service
Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4220

The review of applications will begin on September 20, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Additional information is available at http://bush.tamu.edu.

Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications from women, minorities and persons with disabilities. The University is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples.