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Politics and Environmental Studies Assistant Professor, NYU – New York, NY

Organization: New York University

Job Title: Assistant Professor, in the Department of Politics and the Environmental Studies Program

Location: New York, NY

Hours and Compensation: Full Time, Tenure Track

Position Dates: Start September 1st, 2013

Application Deadline: October 15th, 2012

Posted On: July 25th, 2012


The Wilf Family Department of Politics and the Environmental Studies Program invite applications for a joint, full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position. We seek an excellent scholar with a rigorous theoretical and empirical approach to the study of Politics and the Environment, either domestic or international. The position begins September 1, 2013, pending budgetary and administrative approval.
NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Candidates should possess a PhD by September 2013 in political science or a cognate discipline. The successful candidate will have a record of excellent research that has been published or otherwise disseminated in a manner appropriate to career stage, and have the potential to be a future leader in their field of expertise. Candidates should have proven ability as excellent teachers, and be prepared to teach relevant courses both within the Department of Politics and in the interdisciplinary Environmental Studies Program.

How to Apply

Please apply online at the New York University Wilf Family Department of Politics website (, via the “Faculty Openings” link. You may use the following address in the electronic cover letter: Chair of the Politics & Environmental Studies Search Committee, Wilf Family Department of Politics, New York University, 19 West 4th St. 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10012. Candidates should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a sample of scholarly writing, and teaching and research statements. Applications should be received by October 15, 2012. Candidates are strongly encouraged to supply a link to their professional website; this will enhance their applications by allowing the search committee easy access to additional information that might be needed.

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