The Department of Political Science at the University of Redlands welcomes applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science. Candidates with teaching and research interests in American politics, the politics of race, and public policy are especially encouraged to apply. The standard six-course load for the position will be distributed across the fall and spring semesters according to the candidate’s interests and departmental needs. This is a one-year appointment.

The department especially welcomes applications from candidates from historically under-represented groups and those interested in making contributions to the University’s Public Policy and other interdisciplinary programs. Excellence in teaching and dedication to mentoring our diverse undergraduate student population are essential qualifications for this position. Candidates who apply are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting undergraduate students to achieve their curricular goals.

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, one hour from the coast, and 40 miles west of Palm Springs. Information about the University and its mission and facilities is available at www.redlands.edu.

Required and Desired Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Political Science is required. Evidence of success at college teaching and an ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment are desired.

INQUIRIES: Candidates may contact search committee chair Steve Wuhs at steve_wuhs@redlands.edu with additional questions or concerns.

TO APPLY: Please submit the following to apply@redlands.edu: a cover letter, current CV, evidence of teaching and research excellence, and three letters of reference.

In compliance with The Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed please call (909) 748-8040.

To apply: Submit a University of Redlands Administrator application form at https://www.redlands.edu/human-resources/employment/visiting-assistant-professor-political-science/

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 909-748-8040 OR VISIT http://www.redlands.edu/human-resources/employment/