Skip Navigation
Search

Associate/Full Professor

Required Qualifications

The Department of Political Science seeks to hire in the field of American Politics beginning in the Fall 2020. We intend to review applications at the rank of Full or Associate Professor as well as those from advanced Assistant Professors who wish to be considered for a tenured appointment. The department is particularly interested in applicants with expertise in political institutions but will also consider applicants from any subfield of American politics. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Political Science or a closely related field from an accredited doctoral program. Successful candidates will have a strong record of demonstrated research excellence. Advanced skills in quantitative methods and/or experiments in addition to an established track record of graduate student collaboration and mentoring are highly desirable. Additional duties include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, carrying on a program of research, and participating in faculty governance at the departmental, college and university levels.





Preferred Qualifications

Specific interests in applicants with expertise in political institutions but will also consider applicants from any subfield of American politics.

Responsibilities & Requirements

Responsibilities will include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, supervision of student research and writing, carrying on a program of research, and participating in faculty governance at the departmental, college and university levels.

Special Notes

This is a tenure track position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.

 

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.
 
Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree
 
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure

Those interested in this position should:

1. Complete the online Applicant Information Survey.  Do not submit this survey to the department with your application.  Any questions regarding the survey, please email oide@stonybrook.edu.

2. Submit a   State Employment Applicationcover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names of three academic references by clicking Apply  Alternately, you may submit your application package to the departmental address or fax below.



We will give primary consideration to all applications received by 10/28/2019, although we will continue to accept applications after that date. Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names of three academic references to the electronic job  advertisement system at   https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15018  or  or by mail to Chair, American Politics & Policy Search, S-701 Social and Behavioral Sciences Building, Department of Political Science, 4392 SUNY, Stony Brook, NY 11794-4392.



Inquiries regarding the position can be sent to:  PoliticalScienceRecruitment@stonybrook.edu



Apply

Chair, American Politics & Policy Research
S-701 Social and Behavioral Sciences Building
Political Science, 4392 SUNY
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4392
Email:

Campus Description

Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore.  Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members.  SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute.  Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

 

Official Job Title: Associate/Full Professor
REF#: F-10093-19-10
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus
Department: Political Science
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Posting Start Date: 10/08/2019
Posting End Date: 12/08/2019

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 12/08/2019, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND MINORITIES TO APPLY. IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Job Category:   Faculty and Librarian
Posting Date:   10/08/2019