Apply Now: Professor of Government/International Relations at Patrick Henry College

Patrick Henry College: Professor of Government/International Relations


Patrick Henry College seeks a professor of government (rank negotiable) to begin in the fall of 2023.

Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and research and possess a strong Biblical worldview that aligns with historic orthodox Christian teachings. The ideal candidate will have an earned Ph.D. in Government or Political Science with ability to teach courses in International Relations and Comparative Politics. The ability to teach area studies, national security courses, and/or courses in non-Western history will be considered a plus. PHC is a young, highly competitive college poised for growth. The department is looking for a person with excellent teaching and mentoring abilities with program leadership experience or potential.

Candidates should be evangelical Christians, in full agreement with and enthusiastically supportive of the College’s Statement of Faith and Statement of Biblical Worldview, the College’s Mission, and Philosophy of Education. Candidates must work well in an academically rigorous environment with highly motivated students.

Application Instructions

Interested candidates should submit the following to

  1. a cover letter;
  2. a curriculum vitae;
  3. a statement of faith in Jesus Christ;
  4. sample of scholarship (if available);
  5. and three contacts for references (one pastoral)

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Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled.



From the school:

PHC is a private, nondenominational, and SACS and TRACS-accredited institution located near Washington, D.C., in Purcellville, Virginia. The classical liberal arts, wed to a strong Biblical foundation, are at the heart of the College’s educational philosophy. This approach is evidenced by the College’s unique sixty-three credit core curriculum. PHC is known for its talented and highly motivated students and for its high academic quality.

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