Teaching Faculty I - Interdisciplinary Social Sciences (9 Month Salary)

Location
Tallahassee, FL
Posted
Sep 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42410

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 12/01/2017



Department

College of Social Sciences- Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

Responsibilities

The College of Social Sciences and Public Policy at Florida State University invites applications for a non-tenure track teaching position in the field of Interdisciplinary Social Science (ISS). This is a unique position designed to integrate disciplinary education, research and related activities within the College.
The successful applicant will have a strong interdisciplinary orientation grounded in Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Geography, Urban and Regional Planning or Public Administration. He or she will work with faculty in several disciplines to create and teach courses for majors in Interdisciplinary Social Science that demonstrate how insights from multiple disciplines bring value to the analysis of public policy issues and that emphasize evidence based decision making.
Additional responsibilities will include mentoring students, engaging ISS majors in undergraduate research and policy seminars, internship opportunities and similar activities. The teaching load is four courses per semester.

Qualifications

PhD in one of the disciplines of social science and have interdisciplinary teaching and research experience.

Preferred

Demonstrated commitment to and success in teaching undergraduates, as well as experience with contemporary instructional technology and on-line teaching applications.

Other Information

The Florida State University program in Interdisciplinary Social Science strives to engender individually driven social goals that guide student vision and learning attainment. To that end, we focus our efforts on providing an environment which promotes holistic understandings of complex social dynamics through the integration of various social, economic and political perspectives, and to create an environment of creative learning based on the goals and tenets of interdisciplinary study. For more information about the Florida State University program for Interdisciplinary Social Science please visit http://www.coss.fsu.edu/iss/.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

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