Adjunct Faculty in Political Science

Location
San Antonio, TX
Posted
Mar 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601009

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty in Political Science

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Part Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Social Sciences

Pay Rate: $3,000 per course

Job Summary/Basic Function: Adjunct faculty on the San Antonio campus, starting in Summer 2017. The successful candidate will teach upper-level undergraduate courses in any of the following areas: Comparative Politics; International Relations; Urban Politics; or, Research Methods. Experience with online and hybrid instructional formats preferred. Applicants will be contacted according to departmental needs. Teaching assignments may include day or night classes or online courses.

Work Hours: Depends on course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, and weekend classes.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must complete the application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/. In addition, applicants must submit a complete set of unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are not necessary to complete the initial application) and three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair.

Political Science Adjunct Faculty Position
Attn: Nettie DeLuna
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224

The position is open until filled.

Finalists will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair at the address above. The letters should be less than one year old and should 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 Academic Affairs. Transcripts should be addressed to:

Office of Academic Affairs
Texas A&M-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 by an approved credential evaluator.

The selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.

Please direct any questions to Dr. Durant Frantzen at durant.frantzen@tamusa.edu.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.


Posting Date: 03-09-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51881



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: Master's Degree in Political Science from a regionally accredited institution.

18 graduate hours in Political Science with an emphasis in one of the areas listed above

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. from a regionally accredited institution.

Experience

Necessary Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching online and hybrid formats.

College or University teaching experience.

Familiarity with non-traditional commuter University setting.

Experience in culturally diverse settings.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting: Willingness to work in cooperation with members of the university community and the broader community.



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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