Assistant Professor in Global Studies: Conflict and Violence University of California, Santa Barbara, College of Letters & Science - Social Sciences United States

Assistant Professor in Global Studies: Conflict and Violence


  • College of Letters & Science - Social Sciences - Global Studies

 

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

 

Open date: August 9th, 2017
 
Last review date: November 1st, 2017

Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
 
Final date: June 30th, 2018

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.
 

DESCRIPTION

 

Global Conflict

 

The Department of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor whose work focuses on issues of global conflict and violence, beginning July 1, 2018. Apply by November 1, 2017 for primary consideration.

 

We seek a scholar with a broad historical and/or theoretical background who can analyze complex issues of conflict and violence in contexts that characterize the 21st century. We are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in several of the following areas: conflict over religion, ideology, ethnicity, environmental degradation and natural resources, state violence, terrorism, mercenaries and non-state actors, genocide, and regional or civil wars.

 

This position requires a PhD at the time of appointment. Please send a cover letter detailing your research interests, teaching philosophy and experience, and any relevant work in grants and administration. Application materials should also include your cv, one writing sample (25-30 pages max), and sample syllabi. Applicants should arrange to have 3 letters of recommendation submitted via UCSB’s Recruit website at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply.

 

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position. Visit our website at www.global.ucsb.edu


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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

JOB LOCATION

Santa Barbara, CA

 

LEARN MORE

More information about this recruitment: http://www.global.ucsb.edu/

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

DOCUMENTS

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Writing Sample (up to 30 pp)

  • Sample Syllabi

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)

 

REFERENCES

3 letters of reference required

 

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