The School of Global Policy and Strategy at UC San Diego http://gps.ucsd.edu (formerly known as School of International Relations and Pacific Studies) invites applications for a tenured Associate Professor position in politics and public policy to begin July 1, 2019.
Applicants should have a PhD in political science, public policy, or a relevant policy discipline. Applicants at the associate level should show a record of outstanding research and teaching in the same fields, as well as evidence of policy engagement, broadly construed. While we encourage applications from scholars studying all areas of public policy, GPS has particular interest in scholars of regional or urban politics and policy-making. Examples include comparative regional or urban politics, regional inequalities, land use, regional planning, sustainable development, political and economic geography, and smart cities. We welcome applications regardless of regional or comparative focus.
The School of Global Policy and Strategy at UC San Diego (UCSD) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body. Preferred candidates should demonstrate the highest standards of professional research, teaching, and service and contribute to our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
To Apply: Candidates should submit: a curriculum vitae; two writing samples; a personal statement that includes a description of research, training, and teaching; a summary of past or potential contributions to diversity (see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-Info.asp); and three (3) letters of reference.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
San Diego, CA
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
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Personal Statement - Please submit a personal statement that includes a description of research, training, and teaching.
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