University of Chicago — Assistant Professor, American Politics, Comparative Politics, or International Relations

The Department of Political Science at the University of Chicago is building in political methodology and political economy. We invite applications for multiple positions at the assistant professor level with substantive interests in American Politics, Comparative Politics, or International Relations. Candidates must be able to contribute to the department’s graduate curriculum with courses in formal or quantitative methods.

Applicants are required to apply online at the University of Chicago’s Academic Career Opportunities website at Applicants are required to include: 1) a cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) writing sample; 4) brief teaching statement; 5) brief research statement; and 6) at least three letters of recommendation. Applicants also are encouraged to submit as optional documents up to three publications or unpublished manuscripts and evidence of teaching performance, such as teaching evaluations, if available. Review of applications will begin on September 30, 2018. Applications will be accepted until the deadline of January 15, 2019, or until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Appointments may begin as early as July 1, 2019.

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