Faculty Positions

Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Positions, Washington, DC - DC Semester Program

The School of International Relations in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California, seeks lecturers for a new Washington, DC based program beginning in the Spring term, 2015 (January 12 – May 13).

We are especially interested in candidates who could teach courses on any of the following: the U.S. intelligence community, new technologies and international relations, terrorism, and security and Africa. For a list of courses we typically offer each year, please go to www.usc.edu/sir/syllabi/ . The Washington program’s emphasis will be on international security and foreign policy broadly defined. Please provide a short list of courses in those areas you can teach.

Qualifications: Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. in a relevant field and demonstrate excellence in teaching in the subject area. We seek current and former foreign policy practitioners and those with professional experience in the field of international relations.

Application File:

Curriculum vitae
Copies of teaching evaluations
Course syllabi for courses taught
3 letters of recommendation that speak to teaching abilities

Please submit application materials to lcole@usc.edu or mail to:

Linda Cole
Associate Director
School of International Relations
University of Southern California
3518 Trousdale Parkway, VKC 330
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0043

In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/30620 .

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu .

Robert F. Erburu Chair in Ethics, Globalization, and Development

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 the Robert F. Erburu Chair in Ethics, Globalization, and Development. The successful candidate will bring a distinguished record of research and publication, and will provide leadership and visibility in the interdisciplinary study of the complex issues of globalization and development.  Specialization could include—but is not limited to – human rights, ethics, economic growth and inequality, environment and resources, identity politics, and ethnic, religious or national conflict.  Successful candidates will have an innovative program of academic research and a record of illuminating policy issues. The applicant must have a Ph.D. degree, and the appointment will be tenured at the full professor level, anticipated to begin on August 16, 2015.  Review of applications will begin immediately and candidates should submit their materials by November 1, 2014, to receive full consideration.

 

Applicants are required to complete the on-line application process (with few exceptions—such as sending books—materials submitted by regular post will not be accepted).  Follow this job link or paste in a browser:http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/29819 . Minimum required materials include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references.   Inquiries may be sent to:   sirsearch@dornsife.usc.edu .

 

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background.  The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.  Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu.

Assistant Professor of International Relations

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, beginning Fall 2015.  We seek a junior scholar rigorously trained in causal inference and quantitative methods, and proficient in research design and the analysis of large datasets. The successful applicant will teach methods at the graduate level, and other graduate and undergraduate courses depending on substantive or regional specialization.  The Ph.D. is required by time of appointment. 

Applications should be complete by November 1 to receive fullest consideration.  Applicants are requiredto complete the on-line application process (with few exceptions—such as published books—materials submitted by regular post will not be accepted).  Follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/29567 . Required materials include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research sample, evidence of teaching effectiveness, the names of three individuals who can be contacted by USC for references, and official graduate transcripts.  Inquiries may be sent to sirsearch@dornsife.usc.edu .  

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background.  The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.  Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu.

 

Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Positions

Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Positions

The School of International Relations in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, California, seeks to continually update its pool of qualified individuals for full-time and part-time, non-tenure-track lecturers, as needed, to teach in the undergraduate curriculum during the academic year. (Fall term: August 16-December 31; Spring term: January 1-May 15.)

For a list of courses we typically offer each year, please go to www.usc.edu/sir/syllabi/ . Please provide a short list of courses you can teach from this listing.

Qualifications: Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. in a relevant field and demonstrate excellence in teaching in the subject area.

Application File:
Curriculum vitae
Copies of teaching evaluations
Course syllabi for courses taught
3 academic letters of recommendation that speak to teaching abilities

Please submit application materials to lcole@usc.edu or mail to:
Linda Cole
Associate Director
School of International Relations
University of Southern California
3518 Trousdale Parkway, VKC 330
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0043

USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/22019

 

 

  • School of International Relations
  • 3518 Trousdale Parkway
  • Von KleinSmid Center 330
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0043
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2136