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Lecturer in Comparative Politics

Victoria University of Wellington - School of History, Philosophy, Political Studies and International Relations

Location: Wellington - New Zealand
Salary: Not Specified
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 12th September 2018
Closes: 15th October 2018
Job Ref: 2381

The Political Science and International Relations programme seeks to appoint a permanent Lecturer in Comparative Politics (equivalent to tenured assistant professor), with a specialisation in the study of elections, political parties, and public opinion. The starting date is negotiable.

The successful candidate should have a strong background in quantitative methods. The ability to teach a course in American politics would be an advantage.

A PhD must be in hand prior to taking up the appointment as Lecturer.

This role will require: preparation and delivery of graduate and undergraduate courses in political science; an active research profile; and other teaching or administrative duties as agreed with the Head of School, School of History, Philosophy, Political Studies and International Relations.

Further information can be obtained from Dr Xavier Marquez, Head of Programme, Political Science and International Relations, email phone +64 4 463 5889.

Applications close Monday, 15 October 2018 NZ time.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

For more information and to apply online visit 

Reference 2381.

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