Posted: Sep 9, 2022
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Open Rank of Public Administration or Public Policy

University of Miami - Coral Gables, FL
Full-time
Application Deadline: N/A
Academic

The Department of Political Science at the University of Miami invites applications from well-qualified individuals for a full-time, open-rank (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor) tenure-track or tenure eligible faculty position in the field of public administration or public policy to begin August 15, 2023.  The successful candidate will contribute to the department’s undergraduate major in public administration and our in-person and UOnline MPA degree programs, but we welcome applications outside of this area as well.

The successful candidate will show evidence of an active research agenda and an ability to teach required courses in our undergraduate and graduate public administration programs. The successful candidate will also contribute to our graduate programs by teaching specialized courses in their areas of expertise. We are especially interested in candidates with practical and applied experience and those who will foster networking opportunities and actively mentor students to prepare them for meaningful careers in public service. The expected teaching assignment is 2 courses per semester. Applicants must have the PhD in political science, public administration, public policy, or related field in hand or expected by August 15, 2023.

Junior candidates applying at the level of assistant professor should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations and/or statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, a statement that explains your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, graduate school transcripts, three confidential letters of recommendation, and a writing sample not to exceed 15,000 words.  Senior candidates applying at the level of associate or full professor should submit a letter of interest, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, a writing sample, and a statement that explains your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion. All application packages can be submitted online via the Faculty Career Opportunities website (https://umiami.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UMFaculty) and should be uploaded in a single PDF under the Resume/CV section of the online application. Review of applications will begin October 1, but applications are welcome until the position is filled.

Further inquiries, as well as confidential letters of recommendation, may be directed to Prof. Laura Gomez-Mera, Search Committee Chair ([email protected]). Additional information about the Department is available at http://www.as.miami.edu/politicalscience/. Additional information about our in-person MPA program is available at https://politicalscience.as.miami.edu/graduate/. Additional information about our UOnline MPA degree program is available at https://uonline.miami.edu/programs/master-public-administration/.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer -Women/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.