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Associate Professor of Political Science

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 25th, 2017
Last review date: October 10th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: March 1st, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Political Science within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California San Diego ( invites applications in any field at the rank of tenured Associate Professor to begin July 1, 2018. Successful candidates must hold a PhD.

Our department is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. Preferred candidates will share this commitment and be prepared to teach graduate and undergraduate students, demonstrate the highest standards of scholarship and professional activity, and contribute to a campus climate that supports equity, inclusion, and diversity.

To apply, candidates must provide a cover letter, vita, samples of written research, contact information for at least three independent reviewers, and a statement summarizing contributions, or potential for contribution, to diversity and leadership (further information about the required diversity statement can be found at

All materials should be submitted via UCSD AP Online RECRUIT ( for position: Associate Professor of Political Science.

Review of applications will begin September 22, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Appointment level and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity.

Job location

San Diego, CA

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