Morehouse College is an independent four-year fully accredited historically black liberal arts college for men located in Atlanta, Georgia, the cultural and economic center of the South. The 55-acre campus forms part of the Atlanta University Center (AUC), the largest private educational complex with a predominantly African-American enrollment in the world.
Department of Political Science
The Political Science Department at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Department Chair. The Department welcomes applications from candidates who are trained broadly in the area of American politics.
Qualifications: Candidates should be eligible for the rank of Associate (advanced) or Full Professor and should be able to develop and teach courses in American national government (e.g., the Presidency, Congress, Political Parties and Elections, Media and Politics) and/or public law (e.g., Constitutional Law, Civil Liberties, Race and Law), as well as research methodology. The successful candidate must show evidence of professional and scholarly activity, potential for future growth, and a strong commitment to service in keeping with Morehouse College standards. The Department is especially interested in candidates with administrative and fund-raising experience who are committed to student recruitment and departmental growth. A Ph.D. in political science in required. For additional information about the Department, please visit http://www.morehouse.edu/academics/polsci/.
Appointment/Start Date: August 4, 2014
Application Deadline: Applications must be received by October 15, 2013
Application Process: Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, official graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, a writing sample, and evidence of teaching effectiveness (course syllabi, teaching evaluations, etc.).
Please send all application materials to: Professor Ebenezer Aka, Interim Chair, Department of Political Science, Wheeler Hall 319, Morehouse College, 830 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30314-3773; Phone: 404-681-7573; Fax: 404-215-3485. Application materials may also be submitted electronically to: email@example.com.
Morehouse College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, color, religion, or national origin.