Open Faculty Positions

Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, CSC  Professor of Public Service

The Department of Political Science is searching to fill the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, CSC  Professorship  of Public Service, named in honor of one of the University of Notre Dame’s former presidents who combined visionary academic leadership with ethical and value-guided public service at the highest levels in our country, including as Chair of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission.  This position is open in terms of rank (though with a strong preference for a tenured appointment) and sub-field, but the successful applicant will be, or has the potential to be, a leading scholar of public policy with a background in policy analysis and a superb teacher and mentor for  both undergraduate and graduate students.  In addition, we are looking for an intellectual leader who can help us reimagine curricular and extracurricular activities to train the next generation of public policy professionals and scholars of public policy. The Department particularly seeks applications from minorities, women, and those who are attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. All applicants should include a CV and letter of interest.  Three letters of recommendation should be submitted directly to:

All files should be received by September 15, 2014 to receive full consideration.

Start Date: Fall 2015

Salary:  Negotiable