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Requisition # 71355

Position Basics


Type of PositionOTHER
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
College:College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Department:Political Science

Salary


Salary:Commensurate

Position Details


Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

Lecturer in East Asian Security and/or Political Economy



The University of Iowa’s Department of Political Science invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Instructional Faculty (Lecturer) position in international security and/or political economy in East Asia, beginning August 15, 2018 renewable for an additional two years (2019-2021 and renewable thereafter in three year increments pending positive reviews). Duties of this position include teaching 18-24 semester hours per academic year, professional development and departmental service.



A Ph.D. in Political Science in hand by August 1, 2018, and must be free to assume the duties of this position on that date. Candidates must demonstrate the potential for outstanding teaching.



Review of applications will begin on January 20, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three recommendation letters, a statement on teaching, a statement on research, publications, and manuscripts in progress.



The Department of Political Science and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.



 

Education Requirement:

Ph.D. in Political Science in hand by August 1, 2018

Required Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of International Security or International Political Economy.

  • Knowledge in topics related to East Asia.

  • Experience in teaching at the college/university level.

  • Native or near-native fluency in English.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • East Asian language skills.

  • Research experience in East Asian topics.

  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals and/or by peer reviewed publishers.

  • Experience in working with undergraduate students, curriculum development and coordinating a multi-section course. 

  • Ability to teach at all levels from first-year to advanced-level courses.


Online Application Required Documents


 Curriculum Vitae
Name and Contact Information of References
Letter of Interest
Supporting Attachments
A statement on research.
A statement on teaching.
Publications
Any manuscripts in progress.
Recommendation letters from references.
 Number of References:  3

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.


Contact Information


Contact:Jessica Herndon
Department URL: https://clas.uiowa.edu/polisci/



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