The School of International Relations in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, California) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor of International Relations, anticipated to begin Fall 2016. We seek applicants proficient in spatial analysis of global challenges, including the use of GIS, spatial statistics, and/or other computational methods that analyze spatial or geographic data. Applicants should have an area of substantive expertise, which could include, but is not limited to, conflict, climate-change impacts, or political-economic development. The successful applicant will teach spatial methods for IR at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as other courses depending on substantive or regional specialization. The Ph.D. is required by time of appointment.
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