Political Science Temporary Faculty Position



Job description

Kutztown, PA

The Department of Political Science & Public Administration at Kutztown University invites applications for a full-time temporary faculty member for the Spring 2020 semester. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses in comparative politics or international relations as well as introductory and intermediate (quantitative) research methods. A successful interview and short expository talk are required. In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty are based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: Master’s degree in Political Science, Public Administration or related field and teaching experience in higher education. Preferred: Ph.D. in Political Science, Public Administration, or related field.

How to apply

Send letter of application indicating your specific interest in teaching areas, vita, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts (official transcripts must be supplied at the time of the interview), and three current letters of reference by mail to: Dr. Robert A. Portada III, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Department of Political Science & Public Administration, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.

Comprising four colleges - Business, Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences and Visual and Performing Arts - Kutztown University of Pennsylvania offers a wide range of outstanding academic programs to prepare individuals for successful careers.