Adjunct Faculty – International Political Economy

The University of Pittsburgh
  • Location
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 04

Position description

The Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) seeks an adjunct instructor for two courses in International Political Economy during the 2020-2021 Academic Year.


GSPIA courses meet for three hours once per week over a period of 15 weeks, from the end of August to the middle of December during the Fall semester and from the second week of January through the end of April during the Spring semester. Evening teaching slots (6:00pm – 8:50pm) are available. The courses the successful applicant will teach, along with the relevant course objectives, are described below. There will be ample opportunity to tailor these courses to the instructor’s strengths through preparation and creative use of assignments and readings. Instructor’s duties include preparing a syllabus, leading class sessions, grading and commenting on students’ work, and being available to meet in person or remotely with students outside of class. Enrollment is typically 10-15 students. 


The successful applicant will have at least a Master’s degree in a relevant field and previous post-secondary teaching experience. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience teaching at the Master’s level.

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