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Offer: Job: Portland State University, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – Conflict Resolution Program – Tenured or Tenure Track

Portland State University’s Conflict Resolution Graduate Program is seeking to expand its faculty with a new hire who will bring wide ranging transnational experience. Optimal candidates will be able to effectively bridge the scholar/practitioner worlds and will have experience in the field, as well as in the classroom. We are looking for candidates who are conflict resolution scholars with a focus on peace studies: Area of specialization in peace building process at the international level and through international organizations: strong competence in human rights.

Qualifications

Doctoral degree in conflict resolution or related academic field.
Record of research and scholarly publication.
Teaching experience is preferred at the graduate level, though we value undergraduate teaching experience as well.
Experience in transnational organizations (NGO’s, think tanks, policy institutes, UN affiliated arenas), international development or peacebuilding activities.
Multiple language fluencies are desirable, though not required.

Responsibilities

Teach six classes per academic year—two per quarter (fall, winter, spring).
Advise graduate students and serve on thesis and professional project committees.
Supervise graduate student practica.
Conduct and publish scholarly research.
Contribute to development of the program, university, and profession.
Provide teaching and advising support for our planned undergraduate degree programs.

To Apply

The following materials should be sent to: Search Committee, Graduate Program in Conflict Resolution, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland OR 97201-0751, 503-725-9175 (office), 503-725-9174 (fax).

Letter of application, which includes experience working with students of diverse backgrounds and teaching/research interests and strengths.
Current curriculum vitae, with email, address, and phone contact information.
Sample of recent scholarly writing.
Three letters of reference.

For more information and application procedures please visit http://www.pdx.edu/hr/faculty-administrative-openings. For inquires about this position please contact our Program Administrator Stephenie Jahnke at: jahnkes(at)pdx.edu. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled

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