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Department of Political Science Launches International Relations Search

The search is open to both specialty and approach.
July 26, 2017

The Department of Political Science in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in International Relations beginning fall semester 2018 (08/27/18). The department seeks qualified applicants ranging from current Ph.D. candidates to advanced assistant professors.  We especially welcome applications from underrepresented groups.

The search is open with respect to both specialty within the field and approach.  We welcome applications from all areas of focus in international relations, including the international relations of China or East Asia, the Environment, and International Relations Theory.

Appointments will be 100% time over the nine-month academic year (late-August to late-May), and will be made at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor, consistent with collegiate and university policy. Salary is competitive, and dependent on qualifications and experience.

Apply online through the Univeristy of Minnesota's Job Center.

  • Job Opening ID: 318706
  • Job Posting Title: Assistant Professor (Political Science: International Relations)
  • Job Code: 9403
  • Jobs Posted Within: Last Three Months (or greater)
  • Keyword(s): Political Science

Applications must be submitted online.  To be considered for this position, please click the APPLY button and follow the instructions.  You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position, and attach a cover letter and C.V.  Additional documents must be attached to your “My Activities” page, and can be attached after submission of the application by re-entering the Job Center, accessing your "My Activities" page (in the top list of hyperlinks), and uploading documents there.

Applications will be reviewed beginning October 2nd, 2017.  However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For questions about the position, please contact the Department of Political Science, at (612) 624-4144.

For questions about the application process, or to request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail employ@umn.edu or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).

Complete information about the position is available with the job posting.