Assistant Professor of Political Science (Public Administration)
Requisition Number: 201800066F
Department: Dept of Political Science
Experience Requirement: -Demonstrated evidence of ability and desire to teach undergraduate and online graduate courses on research methods and any three of the following subject areas: 1) public administration and management; 2) organizational theory; 3) budgeting and finance; 4) program evaluation; and 5) disasters and emergencies. -Demonstrated evidence of an established or emerging research/scholarly program in any of the following subject areas: 1) public administration and management; 2) organizational theory; 3) budgeting and finance; 4) program evaluation; and 5) disasters and emergencies. -Demonstrated effective communication skills.
Usual Duties: The Department of Political Science at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a nine-month Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position starting in fall 2019. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching three courses per semester and engaging in research/scholarly activities. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in service activities such as program and curriculum development, face-to-face and online course development, and student recruitment and engagement.
Degree Requirements: A doctoral degree in public administration, public policy, or public affairs from an accredited institution of higher-education at the time of hire.
Other Requirements for the Position: The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sam Houston State University is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the academic community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The college welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.