Job Opening Description

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in International Affairs Applied Methodology

The Department of International Affairs in the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in the broad area of International Affairs with skill in applied quantitative methodology.

The Bush School of Government and Public Service has built an outstanding faculty who are looking to hire a collegial Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to teach more than one section of the required course in introductory-level quantitative methods. We are broadly open to a candidate’s regional and/or topical area of international affairs specialization, e.g., political violence, human rights, or international migration and refugees.

Bush School faculty exclusively teach master’s degree graduate students in international affairs in a standard 2-2 load. We have a preference for candidates who would also be able to teach more advanced methods courses, quantitative or qualitative, including GIS. Additional information about the Bush School and department is available at

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science, History, Geography, International Relations, or a related discipline by September 2020. The individual selected will have demonstrated a strong commitment to teaching and research in the context of a public policy graduate school environment. The start date for this position will be September 1,2020.

Applicants should send a formal letter of interest that includes reference to the position, a curriculum vitae and a sample of written work, along with three letters of recommendation  to;
Professor Gregory Cause c/o Ms. Peg Hosea

(preferably as electronic attachments to [email protected])

The Bush School of Government & Public Service

Texas A&M University

4220 TAMU

College Station, TX 77843-4220

The review of applications will begin September 20, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

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