Adjunct Faculty - Political Science (On-Line)

Odessa, TX
Mar 26, 2021
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Political Science (On-Line)


Dept of Social Sciences



Job Description:

The University of Texas Permian Basin invites applications for adjunct faculty members in Political Science. Growth in demand for on-line undergraduate courses has created the following opportunity for part-time instructors on a per class basis.

About The University of Texas Permian Basin:
Located in the West Texas metropolitan area of Odessa-Midland, UT Permian Basin is an affiliate of The University of Texas System and a designated Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) enrolling more than 5,200 students. The University offers 35 undergraduate and 18 graduate majors, including an on-line BA in Political Science and a BA in Political Science – Pre-Law.
The University also offers competitive compensation and opportunities for Adjunct faculty to develop and teach undergraduate courses. We invite you to learn more at

Candidates Should Submit the following documents
1. A cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae, with details of 18 hours of graduate work in Political Science from an accredited university
3. Complete contact information for at least three professional references

Applicant screening will begin immediately and continue on an as-needed basis.

Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Taylor McMichael via e-mail only at [email protected]

The University of Texas Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

EOE, including disability/vets

UTPB participates in e-Verify

Required Qualifications:

1. Master’s degree or higher in Political Science from an accredited program with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in Political Science and potential to teach and develop on-line undergraduate courses.
2. Current eligibility to work in the U.S. without restriction, with a valid work visa/permanent residence/U.S. citizenship.
3. All applicants must undergo and successfully complete a criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience teaching credit courses at the college/university level.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.

Please include all required documents with your submission.

Unofficial transcripts of qualifying degree(s) are acceptable for purposes of the application; official transcript are required before a letter of appointment can be issued.

Position posting date: February 17, 2020

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