Syracuse University
Professor - East Asia

The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs seeks an established scholar who will direct the School's East Asia Program and hold faculty rank in the Department of Political Science, the Department of Public Administration and International Affairs, or another department within the Maxwell School. We are especially interested in candidates who have a demonstrated record of scholarship on East Asia and a commitment to lead the School's expanding interdisciplinary initiative in this area. The Maxwell School is committed to citizenship education at the undergraduate level and to graduate education in public affairs and the social sciences. We seek candidates who complement the broader Maxwell mission and have interdisciplinary interests.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in international affairs, political science or a related field or a comparable level of professional qualifications.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: For consideration, candidates must complete an online faculty application (available at and attach online the following: a letter of interest and a CV, and a sample of professional writing. Files may be no larger than 5MB, but you may submit an external link to a larger file if needed.

In addition, applicants will be required to provide the full email addresses of three references.

Applications will be reviewed as they arrive with full consideration given to those received by October 15. However, the department will continue to consider applications until this position is filled.

Syracuse University is an EO/AA employer and particularly encourages applications from women and minority candidates.

Posted 9/13/12