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The School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences

Tenured Faculty Position-Political Science (pew131115)

The Political Science Program in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for a tenured position as senior Associate Professor or Professor of Political Science. The successful candidate will serve as the new program head, and will have a reduced teaching load and salary supplement. The position is open with respect to specific research and teaching interests, but they should be consistent with at least one of our major fields of Political Institutions and American Politics, Comparative Politics and International Relations, or Law and Courts.

The Political Science Program offers a PhD in Political Science and MA degrees in Political Science, Political Science-Constitutional Law Studies, and Political Science - Legislative Studies. We currently have 15 core faculty members, approximately 60 graduate students and 250 undergraduate majors. Further information on our programs can be found at http://www.utdallas.edu/epps/political-science/. The University of Texas at Dallas has the highest freshman SAT scores of any public university in Texas and was recently ranked 15th among the 100 best universities in the world under 50 years old by Times Higher Education magazine. We are committed to becoming a nationally competitive research university. For more information on the drive for "Tier One" status, see http://www.utdallas.edu/tier-one/.

Review of applications will begin December 10 and will continue until the position is filled. Requests for additional information should be addressed to Tom Brunell, Search Committee Chair, tbrunell@utdallas.edu or phone (972)883-4963.

Applicants should submit a complete resume, a statement of research interest and at least three professional references via the online application form available at the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2013

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