Associate Lecturer, (PT) - Department of Politics and History

Curry College
  • Location
    Milton, Massachusetts
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jun 29

Position description

Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on a wooded 131-acre campus in Milton, MA just seven miles from downtown Boston. Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE, formerly NEASC), Curry College offers 27 undergraduate majors, over 60 minors and concentrations, as well as five graduate programs. 

Curry College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in every aspect of its operations. The College values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from a variety of backgrounds. 

Curry College Department of Politics and History is hiring at the Associate Lecturer level to teach one (possibly two) introductory U.S. Politics courses (M/W/F 10:30-11:20; 11:30-12:20) and one Gay Politics course (T/Th. 11:30-12:45). Although there is flexibility in course design and material, course objectives for the US Politics course include covering topics in institutions, parties, political economy, and social movements; objectives in Gay Politics at the discretion of the instructor. The courses will likely be delivered in either hyflex or face-to-face modality. Review of applications will begin immediately, and phone/virtual interviews will begin no later than the week of July 13, 2020. 

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. or ABD in Political Science is required.
  • Candidates must demonstrate creative, engaging, and effective teaching strategies, and have a history of successful teaching at the undergraduate level, particularly in hybrid or online modes.

Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment background checks.

Application instructions

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