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Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014, with specialization in the fields of state and local government and public administration. 

Responsibilities: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in American state and local government, policy analysis, and public administration.  

Three hours of assigned time is available for active researchers. 

Minimum qualification:  doctorate in political science or public administration with a concentration in policy analysis and state and local government administration completed no later than June 30, 2014. 

Preferred qualifications:  record of scholarly activity; teaching at the college level; interest in working with local government officials; willingness to travel around the state to meet with government agencies in conjunction with activities of the department’s Bowen Center for Public Affairs; possess and maintain a valid driver’s license as well as be insurable under the university’s auto fleet policy.

Send letter of interest, current vita, official transcripts, writing samples, three letters of recommendation, and teaching evaluations if available to:  

Dr. Joseph Losco, Chairperson
 Department of Political Science
 Ball State University
 Muncie, IN  47306

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Political Science seeks to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.  

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.