Overview

The College of Arts & Sciences seeks applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenured track lecturer position beginning fall, 2018. The appointment is for a Lecturer in Political Science, with specialization open. Teaching of both lower and upper division undergraduate courses is expected. The College seeks excellence in instruction. The regular teaching load is 4/4. Summer teaching assignments may be available but are not guaranteed.

FACULTY Application Process:

Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at:

http://www.tamusa.edu/humanresources/job-opportunities/index.html

Applicants must complete the online application by either downloading your resume to auto-populate the application, or manually complete the application fields.

IMPORTANT: Your application is not complete unless you upload the following:

  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae

You will upload these document on the MY EXPERIENCE tab. Use the UPLOAD prompt button for each required document.

Review of applications will begin 5/1/2018. The position is open until filled.

Finalists will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one-year-old, and must bear the writer’s actual signature.

Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Department Chair, Department of Arts & Humanities, Texas A&M University-San Antonio, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated.

Please direct any questions to Nettie Deluna, Administrative Assistant at Nettie.Deluna@tamusa.edu.

Necessary Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • A Master’s degree in Political Science or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
  • A minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Political Science.
  • A minimum of one-year college or university teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. degree in Political Science, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
  • Broad training in Political Science.
  • Familiarity with the needs of a non-traditional, first-generation, culturally diverse student body.
  • Familiarity with high-impact educational practices such as cooperative education, service learning, and undergraduate research.
  • Experience with contemporary instructional technologies.

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