ANNOUNCEMENT OF FACULTY POSITION OPENING

 

POSITION:   Visiting Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Track

DEPARTMENT:   Political Science, College of Arts & Sciences

AVAILABLE:   September 2018

POSTING DATE:   February 21, 2018

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   Review of applications will begin March 15

 

The Department of Political Science at the University of Redlands welcomes applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science.  Candidates with interests in political theory, politics and race, and public policy (and especially those with an interest in bridging those fields in their teaching and research) are especially encouraged to apply.  The standard six-course load for the position will be distributed across fall, spring and May terms according to the candidate’s interests.  

 

The department especially welcomes applications from candidates from historically under-represented groups and those interested in making contributions to the University’s Public Policy and other interdisciplinary programs. Excellence in teaching and dedication to mentoring our diverse undergraduate student population are essential qualifications for this position. Candidates who apply are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting diverse student populations to accomplish curricular goals. 

 

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, one hour from the coast, and 40 miles west of Palm Springs. Information about the University and its mission and facilities is available at www.redlands.edu.

 

Required and Desired Qualifications:   A Ph.D. in Political Science is required. Evidence of success at college teaching and an ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment are desired. 

 

INQUIRIES:   Candidates may contact search committee chair Steve Wuhs at steve_wuhs@redlands.edu with additional questions or concerns.

 

TO APPLY:   Please submit the following to apply@redlands.edu: a cover letter, current CV, evidence of teaching and research excellence, and three letters of reference. Applications packets must be received by March 15, 2018 to ensure consideration for the position.  

In compliance with The Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed please call (909) 748-8040.

 

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MEMBERS OF UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

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