The School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland, College Park seeks to appoint an Associate or Full Professor in the International Policy field, starting in Fall 2020. Candidates should have expertise in International Security, International Economic Policy, International Development or International/Global Governance. Candidates with interdisciplinary work, and whose work may range across one or more of these areas, are especially encouraged to apply. Disciplinary background should be in the areas of or closely related to public policy, economics, international relations or political science.
Candidates should have an outstanding record of research, teaching and service commensurate with expectations for a senior associate or full professor rank at a highly ranked public policy program. This includes a superior record of scholarly publications in leading refereed outlets, policy engagement and impact, teaching effectiveness, and institutional service. The successful candidate will help build the School’s new undergraduate major, teach in its highly ranked graduate program, direct doctoral dissertations, and help students gain practical experience in the policy world. They will also be expected to serve on mentoring committees for junior professors in their fields.
Application materials should include a letter of interest describing qualifications, a curriculum vitae, contact information for at least three references, and three recent publication or writing samples. Women and members of minorities whose hiring would enhance the School’s diversity are especially encouraged to apply.
To apply, visit https://ejobs.umd.edu/hr/postings/74409, locate the position announcement and apply online. Materials sent outside of the online system cannot be accepted.Review of applications will commence on December 15, but the position will remain open until filled.
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The University of Maryland School of Public Policy is a top-ranked graduate school of public policy and management with a faculty of scholars and distinguished practitioners. The school offers a signature MPP degree with robust specializations (primarily for pre-career students) as well as a Masters of Public Management degree (primarily for mid-career students). The PhD program was recently rated amongst the top ten nationally by the National Research Council. The School also offers a number of highly-regarded undergraduate programs and executive (degree and non-degree) programs for career executives in federal, state, and international agencies. The University of Maryland is located inside the Washington Beltway, within thirty minutes of federal agencies, major nonprofits, foundations, and NGOs, key international associations, the state capitol of Maryland, and many private policy-research organizations.