Teaching Assistant Professor of Political Science

North Carolina State University
  • Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 12

Position description

The School of Public and International Affairs, in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at North Carolina State University, houses the Department of Public Administration, the Department of Political Science, the Master of International Studies Program, the Public Safety Leadership Initiative, and the Leadership in the
Public Sector degree completion program (for more information, see http://spia.chass.ncsu.edu/).

The Department of Political Science has approximately 500 majors and offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. Majors may also graduate with concentrations in American Politics, International and Comparative Politics, Law and Justice and Public Policy (for more information, see http://spia.ncsu.edu/ps).

The Master of International Studies (MIS), a terminal professional degree program, prepares students for careers in government service, international institutions, and non-governmental organizations. An affiliate member of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs, the MIS programs joins distinguished universities around the world in providing global education for the 21st century, (for additional information, see http://spia.ncsu.edu/is/).

Essential Job Duties

  • The School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Political Science, is accepting applications for the non‐tenure track position of Teaching Assistant Professor (full‐time) to teach courses in Comparative Politics/ and International Relations at the undergraduate level.
  • The selected hire will have a 4‐4 teaching load, with some teaching in person for our undergraduate political science program and
    some courses for online delivery for our Leadership in the Public Sector degree completion program.
  • The professional track faculty member is responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related activities. Some service will be expected, as well as attending committee, department, and school meetings as appropriate.

Other Responsibilities

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Candidates should hold or be on track to earn a PhD in Political Science or a related field before the start date of 8/16/2021.
  • Teaching experience in Political Science at the college level, and demonstrated evidence of
    teaching excellence.
  • Degrees must be received from accredited institutions.

Other Required Qualifications

  • Strong commitment to excellence in teaching is expected.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Teaching experience in Political Science at the
    college level, and demonstrated evidence of
    teaching excellence.

Application instructions

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