Professor/Associate Professor Public Policy
The University of Michigan’s Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy invites applications from social scientists with a PhD in sociology, political science, economics, public policy, and/or closely related fields for one or more tenured positions at the associate or full professor rank. The Ford School is committed to attracting and retaining a distinguished and diverse faculty. We welcome a broad range of applicants but are particularly interested in those whose research relates to inequality, poverty and/or social policy, or science and technology policy. Successful candidates must demonstrate a record of outstanding research impact; ability and willingness to teach core and elective courses in undergraduate, master and PhD degree programs in public policy; dedication to public engagement; and a keen interest in interacting with students, faculty, staff, and policy practitioners in an interdisciplinary professional school environment. Candidates should combine relevant substantive expertise with strong interests in public policy.
- This is an ongoing search. First consideration will be given to applications received by December 1, 2018, but applications will be considered until the position is filled.
- Interested applicants with an educational focus in sociology, social psychology, social demography, social policy, public policy or closely related discipline may upload their application materials to: http://apply.interfolio.com/54665
- Interested applicants with an educational focus in economics may upload their application materials to: http://apply.interfolio.com/54662
- Interested applicants with an educational focus in political science, government, public policy or other closely related discipline may upload their applicatino materials to: http://apply.interfolio.com/54666
- The following application materials are required: a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching philosophy, and a statement describing how your work would contribute to the Ford School’s and University of Michigan’s strategic commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. (fordschool.umich.edu/dei)
The University of Michigan is an AA/EO employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University is supportive of the needs of dual career couples.
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.