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Department of Political Science - American Politics

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The Department of Political Science at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in American Politics. The successful candidate may work in any area of American Politics. We are also particularly interested in candidates with strong theoretical and methodological skills. Ph.D. in Political Science or related field must be completed by the first day of instruction.

Job location

Davis, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Evidence of Teaching Ability

  • Writing Sample

  • Writing Sample 2 (Optional)

  • Writing Sample 3 (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required