Academic/Faculty, Public Policy/Public Administration
The Department of Politics at The University of the South seeks applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position of Visiting Assistant Professor in American politics with a specialization in public policy for the academic year 2020-2021.
The teaching load is six courses per year. In addition to the ability to teach introductory courses in public policy, we are particularly interested in candidates who can teach upper-level courses that contribute to our existing major concentrations.
Applicants with the Ph.D. in hand are preferred, although applications from advanced graduate students are welcome. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.
Applicants must submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a sample syllabus, any teaching evaluations, graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and contact information for two references* who can speak to teaching potential. These materials should be submitted through the application portal.
*If requested, letters of recommendation may be submitted electronically directly from the referees or via dossier services to Kristen Godsey, Assistant for Finance & Administration, at email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin April 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.
The University of the South comprises a well-regarded College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a distinguished School of Theology. It is an institution of the Episcopal Church that welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. The University is located on a striking, 13,000-acre campus on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau.The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment.Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful prescreening.