Overview

The Department of Political Science at Case Western Reserve University seeks qualified candidates for a one-year position in US Politics, at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) or Visiting Instructor, for the academic year 2017-18. This is a one-year position with the possibility of an additional one-year period.

Upper-division courses are open, in terms of expertise and interest, although we are in particular need of courses in politics and the mass media, environmental politics and policy, the politics of race and ethnicity, and American political thought. The strongest candidates will be those able to offer our course in Political Science Research Methods. Candidates should identify in the application letter the courses they are prepared to teach. The conventional teaching load for this position is two courses per semester. ABD required, PhD preferred.

Candidates should submit a letter of application stating research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, a writing sample, and relevant teaching evaluations to:

Ms. Jessica Jurcak
US Politics Search
Department of Political Science
Case Western Reserve University
Mather House 111
Cleveland, OH 44106

Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Jessica Jurcak at jkj22@case.edu.

Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent independently by each referee, in hard copy, to:

Professor Joseph White
US Politics Search Chair
Department of Political Science
Case Western Reserve University
Mather House 113
Cleveland, OH 44106

Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled.