ANNOUNCEMENT OF FACULTY POSITION OPENING

POSITION:   Fletcher Jones Foundation Professor of American Politics and Public Policy

DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL:   Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences

AVAILABLE:   September 2018

POSTING DATE:   July 07, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   Open until filled (review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017)

The Department of Political Science at the University of Redlands welcomes applications for the Fletcher Jones Foundation Professor of American Politics and Public Policy to begin in the Fall 2018 semester.

The department seeks candidates who have experience in working with students from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Candidates who apply are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting diverse student populations to accomplish curricular goals.

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, on hour from the coast, and 40 miles west of Palm Springs.

POSITION CRITERIA:   Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Political Science (American Politics and Public Policy), with at least five years of professional experience, preferably at a liberal arts institution.  We especially welcome applications from candidates from historically under-represented groups and those interested in making contributions to the University’s Public Policy and other interdisciplinary programs.  Excellence in teaching and dedication to mentoring our diverse undergraduate student population are essential qualifications for this position.

TO APPLY:   Please submit application materials (including letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, samples of scholarly work, and three letters of reference, under separate cover) electronically at apply@redlands.edu or mail to: Human Resources, University of Redlands, PO Box 3080, Redlands CA 92373-0999.  Review of applications will begin on November 1 and continue until the position is filled.

INQUIRIES:   Inquiries can be directed to steve_wuhs@redlands.edu, including requests for interview at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association in San Francisco, CA.  

In compliance with The Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed please call (909) 748-8040.

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MEMBERS OF UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

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