Full/Associate/Assistant Professor of Political Institutions and Public Administration
University of Lausanne

The Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration (IDHEAP), part of the University of
Lausanne's Faculty of Law, Criminal Justice and Public Administration, seeks a:

Full, Associate or Assistant Professor (tenure track) of "Political
Institutions and Public Administration"

Commencement date: 1 January 2023 or a date to be agreed
Place of work: IDHEAP, on the University of Lausanne campus, Dorigny

Your activities:

The development and delivery of courses focused on political institutions and public
administration, and their interrelationships, across IDHEAP's different training
programmes (master's degree and continuing education).

Conducting research on the functioning and reform of political institutions and public
administrations. This research should focus on (without being limited to) cases in
Switzerland, ideally using a comparative perspective.

Developing consultancy and service provision activities for the community, particularly for
the benefit of public sector entities facing challenges related to the fields covered by this

Your profile:

A PhD in political science, public administration or another social science discipline.
A deep and thorough understanding of the theoretical debates concerning the functioning
of Switzerland's political–administrative system and of existing comparative research on
other political–administrative systems.

Excellent command of appropriate quantitative and qualitative methodologies.

Your application dossier:

Your application must include a letter of motivation, a detailed academic CV indicating your
research interests, a list of your publications and copies of your most recent diplomas. These
documents should be transmitted to the University as a single PDF file (a zip format is
acceptable). Only applications sent via the https://www.unil.ch/carrieres/emplois portal
will be considered.

Application deadline: 31 May 2022

A detailed job advertisement is available on https://www.unil.ch/idheap/Prof-PoliticalInstitutions&Public-Administration. The University of Lausanne seeks to promote an
equitable representation of men and women among its staff and thus encourages
applications from women.

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