Hebrew University Tenure-Track Position in Political Science

The Department of Political Science at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites applications for a tenure-track position (open rank), beginning fall 2025. We welcome applications from outstanding candidates with a record of excellence in research in all fields of political science.

We currently have a particular interest in researchers working on Israeli politics from an institutional, public policy & administration, or comparative politics perspective. However, scholars specializing in other fields of political science are also welcome to apply. Both junior and senior researchers, holding a PhD in political science or a closely related discipline, are encouraged to apply.

Candidates are expected to have their dissertation approved no later than June 30th 2025. The Department of Political Science is committed to equal opportunities. Applicants from
disadvantaged groups under-represented in our faculty, including women and minorities, are encouraged to apply. To apply, please submit the following materials:

  • A letter of intent stating willingness to begin teaching in the fall of 2025
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Scientific biography outlining research orientation and plans for the coming years
  • List of courses the candidate can teach at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Electronic copies of up to three writing samples
  • Teaching evaluations, if available

Additionally, three letters of recommendation should be submitted directly to the Search Committee. Please submit all application materials electronically at: http://ttp.huji.ac.il

The language of teaching at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is Hebrew, though some courses are taught in English. New faculty members are expected to be able to teach in Hebrew within a few years of their arrival. The deadline for applications is September 29th, 2024. Candidates selected by the Department will compete with candidates from other departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences for available positions.

For inquiries concerning the search please contact Prof. Oren Barak at oren.barak1@mail.huji.ac.il.