Open-Rank Tenure Line Faculty Position in Public Administration

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience
Jul 01, 2022
Jan 06, 2023
Full Time
Open-Rank Tenure Line Faculty Position in Public AdministrationThe George Mason University, Schar School of Policy and Government, invites applications for an open-rank tenure line position in the field of Public Administration. Senior candidates should have a track record of publishing in top-tier journals; junior candidates should demonstrate the potential to do so. The successful candidate will be responsible for actively engaging in research activities and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels with an emphasis on core courses in the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program. Field of specialization within public administration is open, but expertise in the areas of budgeting and finance, federal management, state and local government, or emergency management is preferred. Tenure-line faculty have a 2:2 course teaching load. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.George Mason University and the Schar School:George Mason University is an innovative and entrepreneurial Tier-1 research university. It is the fastest growing public research university in the country and is the largest and most diverse public university in Virginia. Mason is one of the few U.S. universities to have no marked disparity in graduation outcomes for students regardless of race, ethnicity, or socioeconomic status.George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.The Schar School is known among policy schools for its multidisciplinary breadth in scholarship, and for its successful degree programs at all levels. The School's distinguished faculty currently includes 62 tenure-line members in a variety of disciplines, all with expertise linked to policy-relevant analysis and practice. The location of our campuses in Fairfax and Arlington, Virginia provides faculty and students with unparalleled access to policymakers, international media, and governmental and nongovernmental organizations.Required Qualifications:Ph.D. in public administration or related field by position start date.

Applicants must apply at, complete and submit the online application, and upload a cover letter and CV. Candidates at the Assistant Professor level should also provide three letters of recommendation to be sent to Christopher Anclien at; candidates at the Associate Professor level or above will be asked for references if they are short-listed.The position will remain open until filled, but to ensure consideration, applications should be submitted by September 15, 2022.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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