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Lecturer - Department of Political Science

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 18th, 2018
Last review date: August 10th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 30th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Department of Political Science at the University of California at Davis invites applications for temporary teaching positions in International Relations, Comparative Politics, and the Scientific Study of Politics for the 2018-2019 academic year. Availability of this position depends upon final administrative approval and the teaching needs of the department. The Department seeks applicants with demonstrated research and teaching expertise. A completed Ph.D. is required. This position is covered by a Collective Bargaining Unit.

The appointee(s) will offer up to three courses over winter quarter. The core courses to be taught will be in the areas of International Relations, Comparative Politics, and the Scientific Study of Politics. Compensation is commensurate with ability and experience. Candidates should electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, two letters of reference and a writing sample to: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02251. To ensure review of your application, please submit all materials by July 27, 2018, but materials will be accepted until the position is filled.

The University of California, Davis and the Department are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Job location

Davis, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • Evidence of Teaching Ability - Teaching evaluations, course materials, etc.

  • Writing Sample

  • Writing Sample 2 (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit http://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/diversity/equity_inclusion/index.html for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 2-4 letters of reference required

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