Lecturer in Public Administration

Job description

Posting Number:


Internal Recruitment :


Working Title:

Lecturer in Public Administration

Anticipated Hiring Range:

$5,000 per course

Work Schedule:


Job Location:

Raleigh, NC

Department :

School of Public and International Affairs

About the Department:

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 Public Administration prepares students for a range of public service leadership posts, from legislative staffs and government agencies at all levels to nonprofit organizations and academic institutions. Offering Masters, Ph.D. and Certificate programs, the Department makes it possible for public administration professionals to study policy and theory, and explore their practical implications, while continuing to work full or part time. This creates an especially rich classroom experience, built on real-world learning examples and opportunities.

Essential Job Duties:

The School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Public Administration, is accepting applications for the position of Professional Faculty (part-time) to teach a graduate-level MPA course in cultural competence.

The Professional Faculty is responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related activities.

Other Responsibilities:

Perform other duties as assigned by the department head.

Minimum Education and Experience:

Requires master’s degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience.

Other Required Qualifications:

Evidence of previous success in professional instruction or training.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s degree (or higher) and significant practitioner experience in a relevant field.

Required License(s) or Certification(s):


Valid NC Driver's License required:


Commercial Driver's License required:


Job Open Date:


Anticipated Close Date:

Open Until Filled (advertisement must be open until 3/10/2021)

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In addition to your application please submit a CV, cover letter, and the contact information for at least three (3) professional references.

Position Number:


Position Type:

Non-Tenure-Track Faculty

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):

0.225 - .675, depending on department needs


9 Month Recurring

Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:

Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather

Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events:

Non Mandatory - Emergency Event

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:


Department ID:

160601 - Public & International Affairs


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.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] 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 equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/25/2021
Application Due: 5/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time