Gateway Community and Technical College invites applications for a Political Science Instructor. This adjunct faculty position will provide in-person instruction in Political Science (areas of need include American Government and International Relations/Comparative Politics). Candidates should be comfortable teaching in a 50/50 hybrid format when needed.
Gateway Community & Technical College is a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and is a public two-year degree-granting institution serving the Northern Kentucky Region. Gateway engages, connects, and inspires all students through education to successfully champion our region's competitive workforce and improve their quality of life.
Provide in-person instruction to students in Political Science (areas of need include American Government and International Relations/Comparative Politics).
Provide instruction to students in both theory and practice.
Maintenance and care of classrooms and training materials will also be expected.
Keep abreast of changes in the political science field and help keep the program updated.
Teach at various levels to help support the College.
Other duties as assigned.
Master's degree in Political Science (or a related field) or master's degree plus 18 graduate credit hours in Political Science or relevant field.
Previous teaching experience is desired.
Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Experience in and understanding of the importance of working with students from diverse populations.
Excellent organizational skills; high attention to detail; independent; self-motivated; able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.
Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to communicate with many individuals at all levels throughout the internal college environment as well as external business and community partners, representing his/her self in a professional and courteous manner.
Ability to communicate clearly verbally and, in writing.
Ability to multi-task, work under deadlines, and prioritize projects to meet deadlines with high levels of efficiency and accuracy.
Must have proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook
Experience in and understanding of the importance of working with students from diverse populations
Experience working at the community college level.
Experience with a hybrid 50/50 format
Internal Number: 67893
About KCTCS - Kentucky Community and Technical College System
The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) is the newest postsecondary education institution in the Commonwealth. KCTCS was created by the Kentucky Postsecondary Education Improvement Act of 1997 (House Bill 1). Our 16 colleges and more than 70 campuses are deeply rooted in the educational history and tradition of Kentucky.