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Faculty Positions in Political Science for Fall 2018 - Social Development and Policy Program
Habib University

Date Posted Mar. 1, 2018
Title Faculty Positions in Political Science for Fall 2018 - Social Development and Policy Program
University Habib University More About This Institution...
Department School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 1, 2018
  • Karachi, Sindh
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Assistant Professor
    Senior Lecturer
    Associate Professor
  • Political Science - Theory
    Political Science - International
    Political Science - Comparative
    Political Science - American
    Political Science - General
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Human Development
    Economics - International

Habib University’s Social Development and Policy Program is inviting applications for up to two open-rank positions in political science from candidates with strong teaching and research credentials who will add to the thematic and methodological strengths of the program, and who can contribute to the teaching of our flagship University Liberal Core. Candidate who specialize in ethnicity and nationalism and international political economy will be preferred. Successful candidates can anticipate a course load of 3-2. Appointment is expected to begin August 1, 2018. In certain cases, applications from candidates in the final stages of their Ph.D. may also be considered. Applications received by March 30th will get full consideration.

Successful candidates will bear the following profile:
- Doctoral degree
- Excellent teaching and scholarly credentials (in accordance with rank)
- Passion for undergraduate education
- Intellectual curiosity
- Ability to work well in teams in an interdisciplinary environment

Applications from female candidates are highly encouraged to maintain gender equity within the School. Experience of having studied and/or worked in a U.S. style, liberal arts environment would be highly preferred.

Habib University is an institution of higher education located in Karachi, Pakistan. It is an undergraduate liberal arts and sciences institution that welcomed its first class of students in Fall 2014. Its liberal arts and sciences framework offers its students the breadth and depth of knowledge in the humanities, social sciences and the natural sciences through a rigorous Core Curriculum, coupled with intensive knowledge in the disciplines, a host of technical skills and vital soft skills; qualities that are highly expected of graduates trained for the global workplace.

Application material can be submitted via the online faculty application process. Please ensure your application package is complete at the time of submission and includes the following: cover letter, CV, statement of teaching interest, statement of research interest, representative publications, sample syllabi and three letters of recommendation. Incomplete applications will not be accommodated.

Program-related queries can be directed to the Program Director, Dr. Fahd Ali at Recruitment-related queries can be directed to

  • Habib University is an equal opportunity employer

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Contact Information

  • Shoaib Khan
    Academic Operations
    Habib University
    Block 18 | University Avenue | Gulistan-e-Johar
    Karachi, Sindh 75230
  • +92 21 11 10 42242
  • +92 21 34301056


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