Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor in Grand Strategy

  • Texas A&M University, International Affairs Department, The Bush School of Government & Public Service
  • College Station, TX 77845, USA
  • Jun 01, 2021
Full time Political Science & International Relations

Job Description

 

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 area of grand strategy.  By grand strategy, we mean the use of statecraft by great powers to achieve foreign policy goals, broadly defined. We seek candidates whose work applies the very best scholarship to the most pressing issues facing the United States in the 21st Century and does so in a way that broadens the intellectual and practical discussion of grand strategy. In addition to having first-rate scholarly credentials, the ideal candidate will also have an interest in applying their scholarly work to some aspect of the formulation and implementation of grand strategy.

Bush School faculty teach master’s degree students in international affairs, with a standard 2-2 load. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at least one section of the department’s required course in international politics.  Additional information about the Bush School and department is available at http://bush.tamu.edu.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science by September 2022. The individual selected will be a core faculty affiliate of the Center for Grand Strategy (CGS).  Additional information about CGS is available at https://bush.tamu.edu/grand-strategy/.  The start date for this position will be September 1, 2022.

 

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science by September 2022.

Application Details

Applicants should upload a formal letter of interest that includes reference to the position, a curriculum vitae, a sample of written work, three letters of recommendation, and other information relevant to successful instruction in the international affairs graduate department, at the Texas A&M Interfolio site http://apply.interfolio.com/86435 in DOC or PDF format.

The review of applications will begin September 20, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

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