Assistant Professor of Political Science

Salisbury University
  • Location
    Salisbury, Maryland
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Jul 30

Position description

The Department of Political Science at Salisbury University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Political Science. This is a full time, 10-month position. 

Primary Job Duties: 

The Department seeks candidates whose expertise is in one or more of the following fields: racial and ethnic politics, political theory, and law and judicial politics. The successful candidate will teach introductory and upper level courses in political theory and/or American politics (political institutions and behavior and courses in the Law, Justice and Advocacy minor). The candidate will also be able to teach a research methods course. Academic advising and student mentoring are also expected as well as ongoing scholarly activities. The teaching load is 3-3 of 4 credit hour courses.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Political Science. If ABD, applicant would be hired at the rank of Instructor and must complete doctoral degree by: May 2022.
  • Demonstrated evidence of a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Evidence of a commitment to political engagement, an active research agenda, curriculum development, and undergraduate research mentorship.

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