September 17, 2016

Assistant Professor, Public Policy

University of California - San Diego - San Diego, CA

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  • Company
    University of California - San Diego University of California - San Diego
  • Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Doctoral Degree
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Job Description


Job #JPF01172

* School of Global Policy & Strategy - SCH. OF GLOBAL POLICY&STRATEGY


Open date: August 22nd, 2016
Last review date: September 15th, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: January 31st, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The School of Global Policy and Strategy at UC San Diego (formerly known as School of International Relations and Pacific Studies) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in public policy to begin July 1, 2017.

Applicants should be new or recent PhD graduates with an outstanding record in a PhD program in political science, public policy or economics. The successful candidate will have a background broadly in the field of public policy. Examples include political scientists within the fields of American, comparative or international politics with focuses on: institutions; the politics of policy design; policy implementation. GPS has a special interest in candidates who can provide leadership in our public policy (MPP) program. Applicants must have a PhD conferred or to be completed by July 1, 2017.

The School of Global Policy and Strategy at UC San Diego (UCSD) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body. Preferred candidates should demonstrate the highest standards of professional research, teaching, and service and contribute to our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.
To Apply: Candidates should submit: a curriculum vitae; two writing samples; a personal statement that includes a description of research, training, and
teaching; a summary of past or potential contributions to diversity (see; and three (3) letters of reference.

All applicant materials including referee information should be submitted via UCSD Academic Personnel On-Line a

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


San Diego, CA




Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

Cover Letter (Optional)

Statement of Research

Statement of Teaching

Statement of Contributions to diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

Misc / Additional (Optional)

Writing Sample 1

Writing Sample 2


3-5 letters of reference required