The Department of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the level of assistant professor in the field of American politics, with expertise in quantitative methodology. The ideal candidate will have a strong substantive research agenda in American politics, and will be capable of offering graduate courses in advanced quantitative methods, including our introductory course in mathematics for social scientists (in a teaching portfolio that would also include substantive courses at the undergraduate and graduate level).

The University of Notre Dame, a Catholic research university, is an equal opportunity employer with strong academic commitments to racial, cultural, and gender diversity.  Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and those attracted to a university with a Catholic identity are particularly encouraged to apply.  Information about Notre Dame, including our mission statement, is available at 

The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and partners with their job search.


All applicants should include a CV, letter of interest, writing samples, teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation.

All files should be received by October 1 to receive full consideration. Apply here: