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Assistant Professor

Political Science; PPE Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Social and Political Philosophy
AOS categories Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 163161
Location Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Start date July 1, 2020
Job description

The Department of Political Science in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking to appoint a tenure-track faculty member starting July 1, 2020. We seek a scholar who will serve as a core faculty member in UNC’s thriving Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Programand contribute to the Department’s normative political theory subfield. The successful candidate will be able to teach political theory courses, have research and teaching interests that include the intersection of philosophy, politics, and economics, and be committed to the value of PPE as an educational and intellectual endeavor. The successful candidate will be expected to teach the core courses in PPE and thus must have a working knowledge of political economy and game theory. Significant promise of research excellence is a necessary condition for consideration, as is evidence of significant skills in teaching. Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Applications from women and minorities are particularly welcome. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer and educator that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Review of applications will begin October 1st 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

How to apply
Application type Online
To apply for the position, please follow this link: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/163161. Please include a cover letter, writing sample, curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching excellence. Candidates are required to identify the names, titles and email addresses of professional references at the time of application (four are required). Recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Alternatively, applicants may list Interfolio as a reference and the application system will solicit recommendations directly from Interfolio. Applicants may also list the email address of a Graduate Coordinator who will upload their references instead of the referring faculty. Departmental contact person is Shannon Eubanks; the department address is Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB# 3265, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3265 and the web address is http://www.unc.edu/depts/polisci.
Web address to apply https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/163161
Deadline for full consideration: October 1, 2019, 11:59pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information http://ppe.unc.edu
Contact name Shannon Eubanks
Contact email
Time created June 18, 2019, 11:13am EST
Scheduled expiry date January 3, 2020, 2:56pm EST
Last updated June 18, 2019, 11:13am EST
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