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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Public Mgt (2)

Albany, NY - Posted on: Tuesday 07/26/16


About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.

Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

The Department of Public Administration & Policy in the University at Albany's Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy invites applications for 2 full-time, tenure-track Public Management positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor beginning fall 2017. Candidates should be effective teachers and must be strongly committed to excellence in scholarly research. Faculty in Rockefeller College are expected to pursue an active research program, teach and supervise undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in service activities.

We welcome applications from candidates engaged in high-quality public management research and who employ a variety of methodological approaches. Candidates conducting research on collaboration, contracting, organizational behavior and theory, performance management, or strategic management are especially encouraged to apply.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Applicants must have a PhD from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization by September 1, 2017.
  • Senior applicants must have a well-established research program
  • Junior applicants must have a trajectory that suggests a tenurable research record is likely
  • Applicants must be able to teach core public administration and management graduate and undergraduate courses.
  • Applicants must be willing and able to mentor graduate and undergraduate students.
  • Applicants must possess excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Applicants must address in their application their ability to work with a culturally diverse populations.

Preferred Qualifications:        

  • Doctorate from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization in Public Administration, Public Management, Public Affairs, or an allied field such as Sociology and Psychology is preferred
  • Experience obtaining grants is a plus.

Additional Information:

About Rockefeller College and the University at Albany:

Rockefeller College is home to a diverse group of scholars interested in teaching and research on issues of importance in the public and nonprofit sectors. Ranked 19th overall by US News and World Report, the Department of Public Administration and Policy offers an undergraduate major, a Master's in Public Administration (MPA), and a PhD in Public Administration and Policy. The Department is nationally ranked in information technology management, public management, public policy analysis, non-profit management, and public finance and budgeting. We actively seek and support demographic diversity in our faculty and student body. To learn more about the Department visit our website at http://www.albany.edu/rockefeller/homepage/.

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor; salary range: competitive.

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To Apply:

Please apply online via http://albany.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=74071

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • A cover letter addressed to Edmund C. Stazyk, Chair of the Search Committee
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A writing sample
  • Teaching evaluations (associate and full faculty need only submit teaching evaluations for the past 4 semesters)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Graduate transcripts, emailed to PADsearch@albany.edu

Note: After submitting your CV, the subsequent pages give you instructions for uploading additional documents (i.e. cover letter etc.).

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A review of applications will start on October 1, 2016 and the search will remain open until the position is filled.