Open Positions

Assistant Professor in American Politics: Citizen Politics-Political Behavior/Political Psychology

The Department of Political Science at Boston College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position, beginning late-August 2019, to teach courses in citizen politics, political behavior and/or political psychology (for example, public opinion, political attitude formation, voting, political participation, or the media and politics) as well as courses appropriate for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students in the logic and methods of political inquiry. Applicants should have completed the PhD or be very near to finishing. Rank will be Assistant Professor or Instructor, depending upon degree status. Interested candidates should send a letter of introduction, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, and writing sample to APPLY.INTERFOLIO.COM/52316. Three confidential letters of recommendation should be uploaded to Interfolio by the individual writers. Applications must be received by October 1, 2018. No email applications or U.S.P.S. applications will be accepted.

Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics/South Asia Politics

The Department of Political Science of Boston College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank in Comparative Politics/South Asia Politics. The position is open in regard to research focus and methods. Preference will be given to candidates with substantive fieldwork and demonstrated teaching excellence. The appointment begins late-August 2019. Candidates are expected to have PhD in hand by the start date. Interested candidates should upload a letter of interest, stating research and teaching interests; curriculum vitae and a writing sample; and evidence of teaching quality to Interfolio at APPLY.INTERFOLIO.COM/52335. Three confidential letters of recommendation should be uploaded to Interfolio by the individual writers. Applications must be received by October 1, 2018. No email applications or U.S.P.S. applications will be accepted.

Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education. We encourage applications from candidates who are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community. Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university, please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity.