Faculty Position in Political Science



The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Sabancı University (http://fass.sabanciuniv.edu/) invites applications for a full-time or visiting position in Political Science with a particular emphasis on Research Methods. The search process will close in time for appointment, in case of a successful candidate, at the start of the academic year of 2017-18.

An excellent record and potential for scholarly publication is essential. Applicants must have strong methodological skills and a solid background, preferably in research methods and comparative politics, as well as promise of outstanding teaching. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in quantitative / qualitative research methods, comparative politics, and maintain a sustainable research output as well as supervise graduate students.

Sabancı University is a private, department-free, innovative academic institution located in one of Europe’s largest and oldest cities, Istanbul. The university is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The medium of instruction is English with a teaching load of two courses per semester. The university admits top-ranking students for its undergraduate programs through a centralized university entrance examination. Faculty members are provided with excellent support, including an annual personal research fund, health insurance and housing facilities on its modern campus. 

Applicants are asked to complete an online application form through the university website:


For further questions you can contact:

Ayse Kadioglu, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, ayse@sabanciuniv.edu

Inci Ceydeli, Faculty Administrative Manager, inci@sabanciuniv.edu