National University of Singapore, Department of Political Science
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Political Theory
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DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN POLITICAL THEORY
The Department of Political Science, National University of Singapore, announces a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship (Teaching) in Political Theory. The fellowship will support a beginning scholar who might eventually join the Department faculty as a tenure-track Assistant Professor. With a teaching responsibility of two courses per year, the Fellow will have ample time for research and publication.
The successful candidate will hold a PhD degree (or be expecting imminent conferment) and have expertise in political theory, broadly defined. This could include the history of political thought, political philosophy, comparative political theory, or some combination of these and other concerns. The position is open to scholars of any of field of political theory, in any period, including but not limited to the ancient and modern Western or Asian traditions. The foremost consideration in making the appointment will be the significance of a candidate's research and the promise of productive engagement with colleagues and students at NUS.
Application dossiers should include a CV with details of publications, awards, research interests, teaching areas and experience, and no more than two samples of the candidate's best academic work. Candidates should also arrange for letters from at least three academic referees to be sent to the Department (if letters are not in the dossier). For fullest consideration, application materials should reach the Department by 31 March 2014. The search will continue until an appointment is made. Please send correspondence (including enquiries) and dossiers by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Post-doctoral Fellowship in Political Theory
Department of Political Science
National University of Singapore
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For more details on the terms and conditions for the 2015 Postdoctoral Fellowship (Teaching) in Political Theory, please visit our website at: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/pol/careers/careers.htm
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