Faculty Position in International Relations/Conflict Resolution

Published on 26.03.2014 22:02



The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, an English-speaking private university in Istanbul, Turkey, invites applications for faculty positions in the field of Conflict Resolution and International Relations

Qualifications for the position are as follows:

Ph.D. in International Relations and/or in Conflict Resolution with a special emphasis on scientific studies of international conflict and cooperation, interstate peace, third party intervention and effectiveness of international organizations in peacekeeping. Strong methodological skills, rigorous quantitative and/or qualitative training is a must.


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/or 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.


The appointment will begin in August 2007. Position open until filled. A PhD degree at the time of appointment is required.


Applicants for these positions are asked to submit their curriculum vitae using the online system, indicating the application for a position in Conflict Resolution/International Relations.


Applicants need to send a letter of interest, their Curriculum Vitae, sample of previous research, brief statement of research and teaching goals, and three letters of recommendation to the following address:


Recruitment Committee for International Relations/Conflict Resolution

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Sabanci University

Orhanli - Tuzla, 34956

 Istanbul, Turkey.

Phone: + 90 (0216) 483 9231
Facsimile: + 90 (0216) 483 9250

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