Job Description: The Political Science Department invites applications for a full time, tenure track position in the area of public administration and public policy, beginning fall semester 2014. Applicants should have teaching and/or research experience in public administration and/or public policy. Candidates will be expected to teach graduate courses in the core and elective curriculum of the department's growing Master of Public Administration program (NASPAA Accredited); some undergraduate political science courses; work closely with and advise graduate and undergraduate students.
Bridgewater State University is committed to student and faculty success, and that commitment includes maintaining small class sizes and offering opportunities for undergraduate research with faculty members. Required Qualifications: Earned Ph.D. (to be completed by August 2014), evidence of commitment to teaching excellence and scholarly activity are required.
Applicants should be strongly committed to excellence in teaching and advising, and to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. They should also have an ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning, the ability to work collaboratively, evidence of scholarly activity, and a commitment to public higher education. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with strong quantitative methodological skills and practitioner experience preferred. Special Instructions to Applicants: In addition to resume and letter of interest, please submit a writing sample and at least three references with contact information including email addresses.