Academic Staff Admission

Tenure Track Position(s)

Department of International Relations

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Department of International Relations at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem seeks to fill one or more tenure-track positions beginning fall 2021.

We seek excellent candidates that can complement the strengths of our department in all areas and sub-fields of International Relations, including, but not limited to, candidates with expertise in and teaching abilities of quantitative research methods and/or data science.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate strong command of international relations theory, broadly construed, conduct research and teach undergraduate and graduate level classes as well as mentor students.

Junior and senior scholars are encouraged to apply. Advanced doctoral candidates are expected to have their dissertation approved no later than October 1st 2021.

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 after their arrival. 

The deadline for applications is September 30th, 2020. Candidates selected by the Department of International Relations will have to compete with candidates from other departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences. 

Please submit all application materials electronically here: http://ttp.huji.ac.il/

The applicants will be asked to upload:  

  • A cover letter stating your willingness to begin teaching at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem in the fall of 2021;
  • A list of required and elective courses that can be taught at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem;
  • A scientific biography outlining research orientation and plans for the coming years;
  • A Curriculum Vitae, including teaching experience;
  • Copies of up to 3 recent publications (or conference papers);

Three letters of recommendations should be sent directly using a personal e-mail address generated during the application process.

Questions about the search can be addressed to Prof. Dan Miodownik (dan.miodownik@mail.huji.ac.il).