Open Positions

The department is currently seeking applications for two open faculty positions in the fields of international relations and political theory. 

 

INTERNATIONAL POLITICS

International Relations/International Political Economy

The Department of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in international political economy.  The search is open with respect to topics and methods of research, but candidates should be prepared to teach undergraduate and graduate international political economy courses.

Applications should be submitted on-line at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/617. Include a letter of application explaining research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations (if available), two publications or other writing samples, a graduate school transcript, and contact information for at least three individuals who will provide letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Political Science is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to establishing a more diverse faculty. For more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

POLITICAL THEORY

The Department of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to hire a tenure-track political theorist at the rank of Assistant Professor. The search is open with respect to research interest.  We seek someone who will be an outstanding author, teacher, and contributor to the intellectual life of the Department and who will complement and expand our current research and course offerings.

Applications should be submitted on-line at https://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/618.  Include a letter of application explaining research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations (if available), two publications or other writing samples, a graduate school transcript, and contact information for at least three individuals who will provide letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on September 30, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Political Science is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty. For more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply. 

University of Pennsylvania
208 S. 37th Street, Room 217
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6215
Phone: (215) 898-7641

Anne Norton Chair
Matthew Levendusky Graduate Chair
Marc Meredith Undergraduate Chair