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Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Public Policy and Administration

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Public Policy and Administration
Requisition Number FE02032
Working Title
Department Name 8W100:Martin School of Public Administration
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education


Required Related Experience

Research and teaching interests in a substantive policy such as health, environmental, or social policy

Required License/Registration/Certification


Job Summary

The Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky is seeking a faculty member at open rank beginning in August 2020. We seek outstanding scholars with a degree in Economics, Political Science, Public Policy, or Sociology who can contribute to our Ph.D., professional masters degrees, or our new undergraduate degree. We are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in a substantive policy such as health, environmental, or social policy.

The Martin School is consistently ranked as one of the top 25 public policy schools and is a University Center of Excellence with a multidisciplinary faculty offering five degrees: Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Policy, Master of Public Financial Management, Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration, or our undergraduate public policy degree.

To apply, please include a letter of interest/cover letter as well as a current/updated curriculum vitae when applying for the position. In addition, please include the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin immediately. Inquiries are encouraged and should be submitted Dr. Ron Zimmer, search committee chair, at ron.zimmer@uky.edu Interviews will be held at the APPAM meetings. For more information about the Martin School, please visit http://www.martin.uky.edu

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2019-07-30 Expires: 2020-02-06

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