Part-Time Lecturer Political Science

Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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About the Institution:Established in 1865, Indiana State University is a four-year public university that integrates teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens of the world. Indiana State is dedicated to teaching and the creation of knowledge while maintaining its longstanding commitment to inclusiveness.

Located in Southwest Indiana, Indiana State University is conveniently located 10 minutes from I-70 making trips to Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago and Cincinnati easily accessible. Indiana State University sits in the central part of downtown Terre Haute making the commute to shopping, food, housing, arts, sports and entertainment within 15 minutes to campus.

Indiana State University has been listed by both Forbes and the Princeton Review as one of the top schools in the Midwest for the 5th and 13th year, respectively. U.S. News Best Colleges rankings describe Indiana State University as pedestrian friendly and beautifully landscaped, and has been recognized by Princeton Review as one the most environmentally responsible colleges. Indiana State University’s commitment to community engagement and public service sets it apart. Students are motivated to apply both knowledge and creativity with local surrounding communities and counties.

As a medium size public university, Indiana State University is known to have one of the most diverse student populations in the State of Indiana. With approximately 12,000 undergraduate students and 2,000 graduate students, our minority student population is nearly 25%. Indiana State University continues to grow in enrollment and is committed to student development, leadership, and success.

Part-Time Lecturer Political Science

Teach two sections of PSCI 105 – Issues of Our Times.

Description:

Examination of selected controversial issues, emphasizing those of a multicultural nature (that is, related to such matters as race, ethnicity, religion, language, gender, age, and/or class) throughout the world, including the United States. This course is conducted in a democratic spirit, allowing all sides of issues to be aired and involving much oral participation by the students as well as structured written exercises while de-emphasizing lectures and tests.

Required Education: Master’s degree

How to apply

Apply online at http://jobs.indstate.edu/postings/17057

Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. The position will remain open until on campus interviews have been scheduled.

Indiana State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All are encouraged to apply including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Indiana State University combines a tradition of strong undergraduate and graduate education with a focus on community and public service. We integrate teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens for Indiana and the world.