The Department of Political Science at the University of South Carolina seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Public Administration to begin August 16, 2020. Individuals conducting research in Nonprofit Administration, Emergency Management, or Local Government are especially encouraged to apply. We seek candidates with well-conceived, theoretically-informed research agendas who have published in or demonstrate the promise of publishing in leading outlets. Successful candidates will be able to contribute to the department's NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration program, with the ability to teach core and elective classes in this program.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
A Ph.D. in Political Science, Public Administration, or a closely related field of study is required by the start date of appointment.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 64484
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