Lecturer

Location
Raleigh
Posted
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00104721

Primary Function of Organization Unit: The School of Public and International Affairs, in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at North Carolina State University, houses the Department of Public Administration, the Department of Political Science, the Master of International Studies Program, the Public Safety Leadership Initiative, and the Leadership in the Public Sector degree completion program (for more information, see http://spia.chass.ncsu.edu/). The Department of Political Science is housed in the School of Public and International Affairs in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at North Carolina State University. It has approximately 450 majors and offers Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degrees. Majors may also graduate with concentrations in American Politics, International Politics, Law and Justice, and Public Policy. Our majors acquire important analytical and problem-solving skills and oral and written competencies. They have gone on to top graduate and law schools and built successful and rewarding careers at home and abroad in both the public and private sectors (for more information, see http://spia.ncsu.edu/ps/index.html).

Essential Job Duties: The School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Political Science, is accepting applications for the position of lecturer (part-time) to teach courses at the undergraduate level. The Lecturer is responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related activities.

Minimum Education/Experience: Minimum of a Master's degree in Political Science or a related discipline; or if still a student, must have completed 18 hours of graduate credit. Degrees must be received from accredited institutions.

Department Required Skills: Strong commitment to excellence in teaching is expected. Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Teaching experience in Political Science at the college level, and demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence.

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "www.wes.org":http//wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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