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Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy
Nazarbayev University

Date Posted Feb. 18, 2020
Title Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy
University Nazarbayev University
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Department Nazarbayev University
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Economics - Public Finance
    Government - Policy/Public Affairs
    Political Science - General
    Public Policy & Administration
    Urban Studies and Planning

Nazarbayev University (NU) – located in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – is an English-language research university, established in partnership with leading universities around the world. NU’s international partners include Cambridge University, University College London, University of Pennsylvania, Duke University, National University of Singapore, University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Pittsburgh. The University has rigorous admission standards and accepts only the best students from the region. NU’s Graduate School of Public Policy enrolled its first students in 2013 and offers degree programs in Master in Public Policy, Master in Public Administration and PhD in Public Policy. The School’s partner institution is the National University of Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. Our Master programs have achieved full accreditation from the European Association for Public Administration Accreditation (EAPAA).

The Graduate School of Public Policy (GSPP) at Nazarbayev University, invites applications to join our international faculty and to share in our vision of becoming the leading public policy school in Kazakhstan and the Central Asia region. Candidates should have the requisite teaching, research and public policy experience to contribute to curriculum development, innovative pedagogy and international scholarship. Experience with public sector organizations, consultancies with international organizations, leadership in the development of relevant educational institutions and teaching experience in Asia will be regarded as strong additional qualifications.

PhD in Public Policy, Public Administration, Economics, Political Science or a related discipline with a public policy focus
Relevant academic teaching and research experience: Full Professor – at least 2 years at full professor or 5 years at associate professor level; Associate Professor – at least 2 years at associate professor or 5 years at assistant professor level
International research profile – Publications in international peer reviewed journals on policy-relevant topics; success in attracting competitive funding; awards and prizes from relevant professional/academic associations

Applications are particularly invited from candidates with an established record of research and teaching in the following areas:
New Technology and Public Policy
Urban and Transport Policy
Health and Social Policy
Strategic Communication and Public Policy
Crisis and Emergency Management

Application Procedure:
Candidates should submit the following documents in electronic form (MS Word or PDF file)
Cover letter
Detailed curriculum vitae
Names and contact details of three referees
Teaching dossier including teaching evaluations
Samples of course outlines
Brief statement of past and current research

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Eldar Salimov
    Nazarbayev University
    53 Qabanbay Avenue
    Nur-Sultan, Nur-Sultan 010000
  • 87019089800


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