The Department is seeking applications for part-time, fixed-term faculty positions (.90 FTE or less) as Teaching Instructor, Teaching Assistant Professor, Teaching Associate Professor, or Teaching Professor for one or more semesters during the upcoming 2021-2022 academic year. Classes for which instructors are needed are both face-to-face and distance education and at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The classes are in the fields of political science, international studies, public administration, comparative politics and security studies.
Contingent upon available funding.
Special Instructions To Application:
Applicants must complete a candidate profile. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae/resume, a list of at least two references with contact information, and a cover letter as part of their online application. Official transcript(s) and two to three current original signed letters of reference are required prior to employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals listed by the applicant in the References section within the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference that are submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. For letters of reference that are not submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system, original signed letters will be required prior to employment.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
To apply, complete a candidate profile and submit a cover letter of interest and curriculum vitae online at www.jobs.ecu.edu. Questions can be addressed to Dr. Alethia Cook, Chair, Department of Political Science (email@example.com).
Acceptable qualifications include a Master's degree in the teaching discipline for undergraduate courses; terminal degree in the teaching discipline for graduate courses; or alternate professional competencies and achievements such as related graduate education, related professional certifications, related work experience, honors or awards. All education must be documented from an appropriately accredited institution or certified as equivalent to required accredited education.
Full time or Part time: Part Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: TF0009-POLSF21-01
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Political Science is one of sixteen departments in the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences at Each Carolina University. The Department is composed of 14 full-time faculty. It offers BS and BA degrees in political science and minors in public administration, comparative politics/international relations, leadership studies, and security studies at the undergraduate level. It is also home to the multidisciplinary studies majors in security studies and international studies. At the graduate level, it offers a NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration degree, a Master of Science in Security Studies and certificates in public management and security studies. It emphasizes excellent teaching, quality research, and a tradition of service to the community, the university, and the discipline. More information about the department can be found at its home page: https://politicalscience.ecu.edu/ and the public administration program at: https://publicadministration.ecu.edu/ East Carolina University is located in Greenville, North Carolina, a rapidly growing city of approximately 90,000. Greenville is located about 80 miles east of Raleigh and is within a short drive to the Outer Banks and other Atlantic Ocean beaches. In 2012, Greenville was ranked in the top ten of Forbes Magazine's
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