The Department of Political Science at the University of Washington invites applications for a full time (100%) tenure-track Assistant Professor position in political theory, beginning September 2020. Tenure track faculty engage in teaching, research and service and have an annual service period of nine months (Sept 16-June 15). This position will teach courses in contemporary political theory and history of political thought and engage in an innovative research agenda.
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Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.