Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Thu Feb 6 2020 Job Description:
The Department of Public Administration in the College of Community and Public Affairs at Binghamton University seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment to begin fall 2020.
We seek applicants who are committed to contributing to our diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment, and who support our mission "to enhance individual and institutional capacity for community-based public practice" through an integrated and engaged approach to scholarship, teaching and service. Department faculty are strong scholars, innovative teachers, engaged members of the community, and leaders in the profession. More about the department is available at: https://www.binghamton.edu/public-administration/index.html.
The Department of Public Administration's NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration (MPA) program provides students with opportunities to specialize in local government management, nonprofit management, sustainable communities, and genocide and mass atrocity prevention. Several dual and accelerated degree options are also available for students.
We welcome applications from individuals who are prepared to teach at least two core courses in the MPA program and will contribute to strengthening the public policy offerings and a proposed MPP program in the department as part of a teaching load that is equivalent of two 4-credit courses per semester. Competitive candidates will be active scholars and effective teachers. Demonstrated expertise in development policy and/or educational policy is desired. Demonstrated ability to independently conduct quantitative and/or mixed methods research is preferred.
About College of Community and Public Affairs at Binghamton University:
Binghamton University's College of Community and Public Affairs (CCPA), is composed of five departments - Human Development, Public Administration, Social Work, Student Affairs Administration, and Teaching, Learning and Educational Leadership, as well as an Interdisciplinary doctoral program in Community Research and Action. Detailed information about CCPA is available at http://www.binghamton.edu/ccpa.The College is dedicated to diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment; potential applicants who share this goal, especially underrepresented minorities, sexual minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities, and women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants should have:
A PhD in public affairs, public administration, public policy or a related field at the time of appointment (August, 2020).
Demonstrated ability to teach two core courses in the MPA curriculum required.
Demonstrated ability to independently conduct quantitative and/or mixed methods research is preferred.
Expertise in development policy and/or educational policy is preferred.
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