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Assistant Teaching Professor Position in PA at FIU

  • 1.  Assistant Teaching Professor Position in PA at FIU

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    Florida International University is Miami's public research university, focused on student success. According to U.S. News and World Report, FIU has 42 top-50 rankings in the nation among public universities. FIU is a top U.S. research university (R1), with more than $200 million in annual expenditures. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. The Next Horizon fundraising campaign is furthering FIU's commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA, with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit


    Assistant Teaching Professor

    Department of Public Policy and Administration


    The Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) invites applicants for a non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor position in its Department of Public Policy and Administration. The start date is Fall 2021. A Ph.D. in Public Administration, or related field is required.  Our department values the diverse perspectives of faculty, staff and students and seeks candidates who  are comfortable teaching in multiple modalities including face-to-face, online, hybrid and remotely. 


    The Department of Public Policy and Administration offers the Bachelor of Public Policy and Service, Master of Public Administration, and Ph.D. in Public Affairs.  Alumni manage public and nonprofit organizations throughout South Florida and nationwide.  The Master of Public Administration is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) and is the highest ranked MPA program in South Florida. The Ph.D. in Public Affairs was FIU's first doctorate and its graduates include faculty at Georgetown University, Rutgers, Colorado-Denver, and Penn State.  The 16-member faculty is nationally and internationally renowned for the quality of its teaching, research, and service. Undergraduate and Master's level instruction is conducted through online, face-to-face, and remote modalities, to in-service and pre-service students. 


    Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 522667 at and attach (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) teaching and diversity statements, and (4) names and contact information for at least three references as a single combined PDF file. Individuals identified as references will be contacted directly by FIU. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by January 22, 2021. If you have any questions, please contact Associate Professor Susannah Ali, Search Committee Chair, at


    FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

    Alexander Kroll
    Florida International University
    Miami FL