Apply Now: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Political Theory at Emory University

Emory University: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Political Theory


The Program in Democracy and Citizenship and the Department of Political Science at Emory University invite applications for a Marcus Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship for the 2024-2025 academic year. There is a possibility of renewal for 2025-2026.

Ph.D. must be in hand by August 2024.

The Fellow will have three main responsibilities:

1. To teach two courses in political theory, including a course focusing on American Political Thought starting from the Founding.
2. To help administer an interdisciplinary Great Books program for undergraduates (
3. To participate in the academic activity of the department and conduct his or her own research.


Ph.D. must be in hand by August 2024.

Application Instructions

To apply, please submit the following electronically to Professor Judd Owen, Department of Political Science, at

  1. A letter of interest, including a discussion of what courses you propose to teach;
  2. teaching evaluations, if they are available;
  3. a curriculum vitae;
  4. a brief writing sample;
  5. and two letters of recommendation.

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To ensure full consideration, please submit all materials by February 20, 2024.



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