Open Faculty Positions

Open Rank, Public Policy

The Department of Political Science seeks to fill an open rank position in Public Policy, with a preference for a tenured appointment. In addition to research and teaching, this position includes the responsibility of directing the Hesburgh Program in Public Service, a minor for undergraduate students interested in public policy and service. The program is named for the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, CSC, 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 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 University of Notre Dame, a Catholic research university, is an equal opportunity employer with strong academic commitments to racial, cultural, and gender diversity.  Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and those attracted to a university with a Catholic identity are particularly encouraged to apply.  In 2015, 11% of all 8,500 undergraduates identified as Hispanic/Latino, Asian 6%, African American 4%, and two or more races 4%.  Information about Notre Dame, including our mission statement, is available at www.nd.edu.
 
The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and partners with their job search.  The City of South Bend has just over 100,000 residents in a metropolitan area of 266,000.  Latinos are 12% of the population of South Bend and African Americans are 26%.
 
All applicants should include a CV, letter of interest, writing samples, teaching evaluations and three letters of recommendation.
 
All files should be received by September 30 to receive full consideration. Apply here: https://apply.interfolio.com/36444
 

Assistant Professor, Latino Politics

The Department of Political Science and the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with interests in Latino politics.  The area of focus can be institutions, behavior, or policy and the methodological approach can be quantitative, qualitative, or mixed.  We are especially interested in scholars whose work places Latinosin comparative context with other ethnic/racial groups, addresses issues of intersectionality by gender, social class, generation, or immigration status, and those whose work focuses on social movements or transnational politics. 
 
The University of Notre Dame, a Catholic research university, is an equal opportunity employer with strong academic commitments to racial, cultural, and gender diversity.  Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and those attracted to a university with a Catholic identity are particularly encouraged to apply.  In 2015, 11% of all 8,500 undergraduates identified as Hispanic/Latino, Asian 6%, African American 4%, and two or more races 4%.  Information about Notre Dame, including our mission statement, is available at www.nd.edu
 
The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and partners with their job search.  The City of South Bend has just over 100,000 residents in a metropolitan area of 266,000.  Latinos are 12% of the population of South Bend and African Americans are 26%.
 
All applicants should include a CV, letter of interest, writing samples, teaching evaluations and three letters of recommendation.
 
All files should be received by September 30 to receive full consideration. Apply here: https://apply.interfolio.com/36443
 

Open Rank, International Relations

The Department of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track appointment in the field of international relations, with a specialty in international political economy. Tenured candidates must have a have a record of excellence in research and teaching. Tenure-track candidates must show promise of excellence in research and in teaching.
 
The University of Notre Dame, a Catholic research university, is an equal opportunity employer with strong academic commitments to racial, cultural, and gender diversity.  Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and those attracted to a university with a Catholic identity are particularly encouraged to apply. Information about Notre Dame, including our mission statement, is available at www.nd.edu.
 
The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and partners with their job search.
 
All applicants should include a CV, letter of interest, writing samples, teaching evaluations, and three signed letters of recommendation.
 
All files should be received by September 15 to receive full consideration. Apply here: https://apply.interfolio.com/36441