The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, an English-speaking private university in Istanbul, Turkey, invites applications for faculty positions and/or visiting scholars in the field of Conflict Resolution.
Qualifications for the position are as follows:
1. Ph.D. in Conflict Resolution or Social Psychology with a special focus on the processes and mechanisms for solving and transforming conflicts. The role of third-parties in conflict resolution, alternative approaches to resolving and preventing conflict, approaches to peacemaking, and individual and community transformation are some of the critical topics.
2. Ph.D. in Conflict Resolution or International Relations with a special emphasis on scientific studies of international conflict and cooperation, and/or the role of international actors as third parties.
Candidates are expected to have strong theoretical and research skills as well as a record of successful teaching. Duties for the position include teaching two courses per semester on the graduate and undergraduate levels and conducting publishable research.
Sabanci University encourages interdisciplinary teaching and research. Prospective faculty members are expected to work closely with other specialists in the social sciences.
Applicants need to send a resume, brief statement of research and teaching goals, and three recommendation letters to the Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, Orhanli - Tuzla, 34956 Istanbul, Turkey. Position open untill filled.
For Further Information
Contact: Ayse Betul Celik, Program Coordinator
Address: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Orhanli - Tuzla,
34956 Istanbul TURKEY
Phone: + 90 (0216) 483 9298
Facsimile: + 90 (0216) 483 9250
Web site: http://www.sabanciuniv.edu/ssbf/conf/eng/