Assistant Professor of Nonprofit Management & Policy

Position ID: 40401
Georgia State University
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Public Management & Policy (PMAP)
Branch Campus: 
Atlanta, Georgia
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Assistant Professor of Nonprofit Management and Policy

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University

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The Department of Public Management and Policy (PMAP) seeks a talented scholar and teacher with expertise in nonprofit management and policy. The successful candidate will expand and complement our Nonprofit Studies Program’s existing research strengths in nonprofit finance, social enterprise, international NGOs, and arts and culture nonprofits. In addition to nonprofit courses, he or she will also be able to teach in one of the following fields: public management, quantitative methods, or microeconomics.  Candidates should have earned their doctorates by August 2019.  The anticipated start date is Fall 2019. 

The Andrew Young School ranks 18th overall among graduate programs in public affairs and 5th in nonprofit management in the US News rankings.  PMAP ranks 3rd in urban policy, 8th in public budgeting and finance, 8th in city management/urban policy, 22nd in public management/administration, and 29th in public policy analysis.  Located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia State University is one of the country’s top urban public research universities and has one of the most diverse student bodies. US News calls GSU the 4th most innovative university in the U.S. and ranks it 8th in undergraduate teaching.   

Application Procedure

Candidates should email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a writing sample to They should also have three references submit letters to the same email address. The position requires a doctorate in an appropriate field of study. Candidate must be eligible to work in the USA.  At the time of offer, a background check will be required. All applications received by September 30, 2018 will receive full consideration, but consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class. 

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Public Policy Analysis, General
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
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