Assistant Professor of International Studies and Political Science (tenure-track)
The Virginia Military Institute’s Department of International Studies and Political Science (IS) announces a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in the subfield of international relations, beginning 1 August 2019. The position entails the instruction of three course sections per academic semester. The successful candidate will demonstrate a capacity to teach undergraduate-level courses on American Foreign and/or National Security Policy. In addition, the ideal candidate will possess a substantive and/or geographic specialization that complements the existing strengths of the department’s faculty. Strong preference will be given to those candidates who provide evidence of their potential to develop and maintain a vibrant research agenda and to apply their research in the undergraduate classroom. These endeavors are highly valued and well-supported at VMI. Information on the IS department and curriculum can be found at https://www.vmi.edu/
The Program in Middle East Studies at Smith College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in modern Middle East History at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin July 1, 2019. The successful candidate will teach four courses per year on the modern history of the Middle East and North Africa, including regular offerings of an introductory course on The Making of the Modern Middle East and a course on Women and Gender in the Middle East. A Ph.D. in History is expected by the time of appointment.