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Job ID: 138054

Assistant Professor
Binghamton University

Date Posted Feb. 7, 2020
Title Assistant Professor
University Binghamton University
Binghamton, NY, United States
Department Public Administration
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2020
  • Assistant Professor
  • Public Policy & Administration

The Department of Public Administration at Binghamton University seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment to begin fall 2020.

We seek applicants who are committed to contributing to our diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment, and who support our mission "to enhance individual and institutional capacity for community-based public practice" through an integrated and engaged approach to scholarship, teaching and service. Department faculty are strong scholars, innovative teachers, engaged members of the community, and leaders in the profession. More about the department is available at:

Binghamton University’s Department of Public Administration’s NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration (MPA) program provides students with opportunities to specialize in local government management, nonprofit management, sustainable communities, and genocide and mass atrocity prevention. Several dual and accelerated degree options are also available for students.

We welcome applications from individuals who are prepared to teach at least two core courses in the MPA program and will contribute to strengthening the public policy offerings and a proposed MPP program in the department as part of a teaching load that is equivalent of two 4-credit courses per semester. Competitive candidates will be active scholars and effective teachers. Demonstrated expertise in development policy and/or educational policy is desired. Demonstrated ability to independently conduct quantitative and/or mixed methods research is preferred.

Applicants should have:

A PhD in public affairs, public administration, public policy or a related field at the time of appointment (August, 2020).
Demonstrated ability to teach two core courses in the MPA curriculum required.
Demonstrated ability to independently conduct quantitative and/or mixed methods research is preferred.
Expertise in development policy and/or educational policy is preferred.

  • It is the policy of the Binghamton University to provide for and promote equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, disability, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military service member status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or arrest and/or criminal conviction record unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification or other exception.

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Contact Information

  • Thomas Sinclair
    Public Administration
    Binghamton University
    Binghamton, NY 13902


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