Assistant Professor of Political Science (Faculty Announcement) Morehouse

Assistant Professor of Political Science–MOREHOUSE COLLEGE (Atlanta, Georgia)

Department of Political Science
Morehouse College

The department invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor, possibly to commence in January 2012.  The department welcomes applications from candidates who are trained in the area of American national government, with a specialization in public law (e.g., constitutional law, civil liberties, race and law).  Moreover, candidates should be able to develop and teach courses in the fields of American politics (in one or more of these areas: the Presidency, Congress, Political Parties and Elections, the Media and Politics), and, Research Methodology.  The successful candidate must show evidence of professional and scholarly activity, potential for future growth, as well as a strong commitment to service in keeping with Morehouse College standards.  A PhD in political science is required.  For additional information about the department, please visit its Website:

Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Also, we will be conducting interviews at the 2011 APSA Annual Meeting.  Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, transcripts, three letters of reference, a writing sample, and evidence of teaching (course syllabi, teaching evaluations, etc.) to: Prof. Gregory Hall, Chair, Department of Political Science, Morehouse College, 830 Westview Drive, SW, Wheeler Hall 324, Atlanta, GA 30314-3773, Phone: 404-215-2622, Fax: 404-215-3485.  Application materials may also be submitted electronically to:  Morehouse College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, color, religion, or national origin.