Faculty Positions at Maxwell School

September 21st, 2016

Assistant and Associate Professor Positions
Public Administration, Public Management, and Nonprofit Management
Department of Public Administration and International Affairs
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University

The Department of Public Administration and International Affairs at the Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs seeks to fill multiple positions in the areas of public administration, public management, and nonprofit management. Appointments at the Assistant and Associate levels are available.

We are looking for creative, engaging, and innovative colleagues who can complement and advance the department’s reputation as a leader in public administration, public management, and nonprofit management.

Applicants should (1) have substantive knowledge about public administration and management, (2) be able to teach core and elective courses in the MPA curriculum, and (3) have expertise in a specialized area of public administration or management. We welcome a variety of specializations as well as domestic, international, and comparative perspectives. Applicants should have demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence and an active and rigorous research agenda. Responsibilities of the position include maintaining a solid research program, teaching core MPA courses, mentoring MPA and PhD students, and engaging in service.

Our department is collegial, supportive, and interdisciplinary. We welcome applicants from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, including but not limited to public administration, public management, nonprofit management, business administration, health administration, political science, sociology, and other social science fields.

The Department of Public Administration and International Affairs at the Maxwell School is home to the world’s first master of public administration program, which is ranked first among more than 250 graduate public affairs programs in the United States and has several top-ranked specialties (U.S. News & World Report). The department is also home to a top-ranked master’s program in international relations (Foreign Policy magazine), as well as several other programs, including a Ph.D. in public administration, a master’s degree in public health, executive master’s degrees in public administration and international relations, and a wide range of certificate programs.

Applicants should submit materials online at https://www.sujobopps.com. Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations (if available), a list of courses they are willing and able to teach, a writing sample of recent research, and the names and complete contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2016 and will continue until all of the positions are filled.

Syracuse University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse student and community populations.