Assistant / Associate Professor of Public Administration

Assistant / Associate Professor of Public Administration

Marist College invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Public Administration to join the School of Management beginning fall 2019. This full-time, tenure track position will involve teaching primarily graduate courses (including online courses) in the Master of Public Administration Program and maintaining a high level of professional activity through research and service in the candidate’s area of emphasis.

The ideal candidate will have training and experience in teaching courses in human resource management, foundations/introductory courses in Public Administration, or public budgeting. The School of Management will be receiving applications immediately for the position as an Assistant/Associate Professor for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Candidates must have a commitment to excellence in teaching and research.  In addition, candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in Public Administration or a related discipline.  Previous experience teaching public management related courses and professional experience as a practitioner are also highly desirable.

The MPA Program places a strong emphasis on students, quality teaching, and ethical dimensions in public administration with growing importance placed on scholarship and research. The School of Management offers a Master of Public Administration degree program on-campus, at off-campus sites, and over the Internet in an online format.

About Marist

Marist College is located on the banks of the historic Hudson River midway between New York City and Albany and at its Florence, Italy campus.  A comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts, its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 384 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (8th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Marist educates approximately 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Marist employees also enjoy a highly competitive benefits and compensation package. We provide comprehensive benefits to eligible employees, their family members, and retirees. Benefits may include tuition, reimbursement, rich health insurance plans (medical, dental, vision), life and long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and generous retirement savings plans. Other benefits include discount programs, highly competitive paid time off, ample opportunity for community involvement, and local volunteer opportunities with foundations and non-profit organizations.


To learn more or to apply, please visit Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.