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Gender and Politics (Assistant Professor)
The Department of Political Science at Indiana University-Bloomington invites applications for a full-time tenure track professor in the field of Gender and Politics, beginning August of 2023. Our goal is to hire the strongest candidate available who is doing interesting and important scholarship on questions of gender and politics. This thematic focus may be approached from any subfield or combination of subfields in the discipline including but not limited to American politics, comparative politics, international relations, and political theory. This position is at the rank of Assistant Professor.
Candidates should demonstrate broad theoretical interests, active research agendas with the promise for publication in high-quality venues, strong teaching credentials, and proficiency in appropriate research methods. In addition to maintaining an ongoing research program, this faculty member would be expected to teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to participate actively in departmental activities.
Successful candidates will have completed their Ph.D. degree in Political Science by August 1, 2023.
We especially encourage applications from members of groups that are traditionally-underrepresented
in academia as we seek to diversify our faculty. Both the Department of Political Science and the College of Arts and Sciences are committed to building and supporting a diverse inclusive and equitable community of students and scholars.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Applications received by October 31, 2022 will be assured full consideration; however, the search will remain open until the position is filled.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, complete curriculum vitae, two publications or papers, course syllabi and summary of teaching, have at least three letters of recommendation forwarded to us, and a 1-2 page statement with information and specific examples about the applicant’s past present and future contributions to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in their professional careers. All application materials should be submitted online to the attention of Lauren M. MacLean, Department Chair, Department of Political Science at:
Questions regarding the position or application process should be directed to Jessica Williams at 812-855-1209; email:; Department of Political Science, 210 Woodburn Hall, 1100 E. Seventh Street, Indiana University-Bloomington, Bloomington, Indiana, 47405-7110

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