Posting #: F 07/2013

Assistant Professor
Posted:Mar 7, 2013
Department:Political Science
Employment Status:1 year Limited Term Appointment
Hours of Work:
Salary Scale:
Start Date:2013-07-01

Job Summary

The Department of Political Science at Brock University invites applications for a one year limited term appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2013.


The successful candidate will have a completed PhD. with a specialization in Comparative Politics. Applicants will demonstrate competence to teach a senior/graduate course in nationalism and ethnic politics (POLI 4P38/5P38), and undergraduate courses in comparative politics (POLI 2F30) and the European Union (POLI 3P44).

Notes / To Apply :

The position is subject to final budgetary approval. Applicants should submit a letter of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae and evidence of teaching competence, and should arrange for submission of three letters of reference by April 7, 2013. Applications should be sent to:

Professor Livianna Tossutti
Chair, Recruitment Committee
Department of Political Science
Brock University
500 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
L2S 3A1

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of employment equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application.

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