Whitworth has announced an opening in the Political Science department for an Assistant Professor of International Relations and Environmental Studies. The position will be a key component of our proposed Environmental Studies major. The position announcement can be found by clicking here.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Political Science department, a four-member department with a strong teaching and publication tradition, is announcing a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor. The political science faculty at Whitworth has a common interest in justice and reconciliation— both international and domestic. We are looking for a candidate who will add to our strength in that area.
STARTING DATE: FALL 2020
PRIMARY TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES:
Teach an annual seven course load with a primary focus in International Relations. Ability to teach in our interdisciplinary Environmental Studies program is required. The ability to teach in the Peace Studies program is strongly preferred; ability to teach in a regional area that complements current department offerings is also welcomed. The full-time teaching load consists of three courses in the fall, three courses in the spring and a course in January-term. The position is open at the assistant level; however, in an exceptional circumstance a candidate could be hired at the associate level. Whitworth has well-established off-campus study programs and the department welcomes applications from candidates eager to participate in these.