Lecturer IR & Government (Race, Ethnicity, and/or the Global South)

William & Mary
  • Location
    Williamsburg, Virginia
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 08

Position description

The International Relations Program and the Department of Government at William & Mary, a public university of the Commonwealth of Virginia, invites applications for a jointly appointed, non-tenure track Lecturer instructional position with an initial two-year appointment that will begin August 10, 2023. The appointment is renewable contingent on a successful performance review, department/program needs, and availability of funds. At William & Mary instructional faculty are valued members of the academic community with opportunities for advancement.

We seek an individual who can teach courses in the international politics of race, ethnicity, and/or the Global South, as well as a core course on contemporary issues in international relations that explores insights from multiple disciplines, including political science, economics, history, and sociology. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher, will have a [3-3] teaching load, and will have responsibilities for student advising. (This is one of three open positions in the Department of Government that are broadly centered on race, ethnicity, and politics.)

Information on the degree programs in the Department of Government may be found at https://www.wm.edu/as/government/index.php and for the International Relations Program at https://www.wm.edu/as/internationalrelations/index.php

Required Qualifications

Required: A Master's degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred: A Ph.D. or ABD is preferred at the time appointment begins (August 10, 2023). Previous teaching experience is preferred.

Special Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.wm.edu. Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a statement describing previous professional experience or future plans (or both) that demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion, a statement of teaching interests, and a writing sample. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions for how to submit a letter of reference.

Application instructions

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