Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor in Latin American Politics/Political Economy and quantitative methods

  • Texas A&M University, International Affairs Department, The Bush School of Government & Public Service
  • College Station, TX 77845, USA
  • Sep 10, 2021
Full time BUS: Accounting/Economics/Finance Mathematics & Statistics Political Science & International Relations Social & Behavioral Sciences

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 Latin American politics/political economy and quantitative methods. Expertise in Mexico preferred, but we are open to other areas as well. The successful candidate will teach courses on Latin American politics/political economy as part of the Department’s developing curricular concentration on the region and courses on quantitative methods that are part of the Department’s required curriculum.

Bush School faculty teach master’s degree students in international affairs, with a standard 2-2 load. Additional information about the Bush School and department is available at http://bush.tamu.edu.



Preferred and Required Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science or Political Economy by September 2022.  The start date for this position will be September 1, 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 demonstrating success in teaching at the Texas A&M Interfolio site apply.interfolio.com/88572 in DOC or PDF format.

The review of applications will begin September 7, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

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