Tufts University: The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy
Lee E. Dirks Chair in Diplomatic History

Location: Medford, MA


The Fletcher School, established in 1933 as the first exclusively graduate school of international affairs in the United States, seeks to hire a full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty position in U.S. diplomatic history.  We prefer a candidate whose research and teaching interests covers the 20th and 21st century history of American foreign relations, with expertise on Russian foreign relations, as well. This is a position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor, beginning in September 2017. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching, research, and supervising graduate student research, and will contribute to various faculty service responsibilities at The Fletcher School, as well as in its intellectual community. In addition to a developed research program, the ideal candidate will have policy experience, as well as a background in teaching at interdisciplinary programs. The Fletcher School’s faculty is multi-disciplinary with a focus on preparing tomorrow’s leaders with a global perspective. The School undertakes research and prepares masters and doctoral students to use the latest political, business, economic, and legal thinking, among others, to generate pragmatic policies or make executive decisions that will successfully shape global events.  

A Ph.D is required for this position.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

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