Tenure-Track Position in Political Science

Job Offer Information

Where
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
City
Jerusalem
Country
Israel
Application Deadline
Job Description

The Department of Political Science at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem seeks to fill one or more tenure-track positions https://en.politics.huji.ac.il/call-applicant-tenure-track-position (ranks: Lecturer, Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor), beginning fall 2020.

We seek outstanding candidates with a record of excellence in research in all areas of political science. Junior and senior scholars with a PhD in political science are encouraged to apply. ABD's are expected to have their dissertation approved no later than October 1st 2020. Interested applicants are encouraged to arrange meetings with members of the Department at approaching conferences.

The Department of Political Science is committed to equal opportunities. Applicants from groups under-represented in our faculty, including women and minorities, are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit the following materials:

  • Curriculum Vitae (including teaching experience and teaching assessment surveys, if available).
  • Scientific biography outlining research orientation and plans for the coming years
  • Electronic copies of up to three papers and/or a book manuscript
  • List of required and elective courses the candidate can teach
  • A letter of intent stating willingness to begin teaching in the fall of 2020.

Additionally, three letters of recommendation should be submitted directly to the Search Committee (via the website listed below).

The language of teaching at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is Hebrew, although some courses are taught in English. New faculty members are expected to be able to teach in Hebrew within a few years after their arrival.

The deadline for applications is October 2, 2019.  Candidates selected by the Department will compete with candidates from other departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences for available positions.

Please submit all application materials electronically at: http://ttp.huji.ac.il/

For inquiries concerning the search please contact Prof. Shaul Shenhav: Shaul.Shenhav@mail.huji.ac.il