Poligical Science/Sociology Joint Assistant Professor of Instruction Search
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY'S Departments of Political Science and Sociology invite applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible faculty appointment as Assistant Professor of Instruction, beginning September 1, 2016. Duties include teaching six quarter-long courses per academic year divided evenly between Political Science and Sociology. The successful candidate will be a key participant in the cross-disciplinary training in quatitative methodology and statistics for social scientists at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Minimum qualifications include Ph.D. in Political Science or Sociology, which must be conferred by September 1, 2016. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated experience working with diverse student communities.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, teaching portfolio (course syllabi and evaluations), and three letters of recommendation (one or more of which should address teaching). Review of application materials will begin on November 1, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit all materials through the interface accessible at https://facultysearch.weinberg.northwestern.edu/apply/index/MTcw. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.