Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University: Multi-disciplinary Professors (3) in social cognition, political psychology, institutions of democracy under stress, and challenges of multi-ethnic democracy, race, and inequality

Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Position: SNF Agora Institute Open Rank Professor
Date Posted: ASAP
Type: Full-Time Academic – Tenure Track
Location: Baltimore, Maryland, UNITED STATES

Keywords: Democracy, Psychology, Race, Gender, Class, Ethnic, Political, Sociology

Salary Range: Negotiable

Posting: The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University seeks three new faculty members (or nominations of faculty) for endowed professorships at any rank who focus on disciplines such as social cognition, political psychology, institutions of democracy under stress, and challenges of multi-ethnic democracy, race, and inequality. We define these terms broadly and seek scholars from a range of disciplines. The institute is a new, $150M multi-disciplinary initiative that integrates research, teaching, and practice to strengthen global democracy.

All SNF Agora faculty will be full members in a department at Johns Hopkins University and at the SNF Agora Institute. Successful candidates should be established scholars with a substantial record of research and publication, or may be rising scholars of exceptional quality. All candidates should demonstrate an interest in the mission of the SNF Agora Institute.

Applicants should apply online and submit a cover letter specifying an appropriate department for their appointment, a research statement, curriculum vitae, and two to three representative publications. Junior applicants without well-established publication records should also submit three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2020 and continue until the positions are filled. Appointments will commence on July 1, 2021.

Application Instructions: Applicants should visit snfagora.jhu.edu for additional details regarding the three open faculty positions. Each description listed on the institute’s website will link to the corresponding job posting through Interfolio. Candidates are encouraged to apply through the Interfolio listings.

Application Deadline: 11/6/2020