Adjunct Faculty-Political Science

Employer
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Location
San Antonio TAMUSA

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Job location: San Antonio TAMUSA


Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2021-07-22
Req: R-039949
Job Title

Adjunct Faculty-Political Science

Agency

Texas A&M University - San Antonio

Department

Department Of Social Sciences

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

San Antonio, Texas

Job Type

Faculty

Job Description

The College of Arts & Sciences is seeking applications from qualified candidates for part-time, non-tenure-track adjunct faculty positions for the Department of Social Sciences. Specialization is open, but experience with online and hybrid instructional formats is preferred. Applicants will be contacted according to departmental needs. Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes. Flexible to suit course schedule.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Master's Degree in Political Science, or related field from a regionally accredited institution.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Ph.D. in Political Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution.

  • College or University teaching experience.

  • Experience teaching online and hybrid formats.

  • Familiarity with non-traditional commuter University setting.

  • Experience in culturally diverse settings.

The position is open until filled.

Review of applicants will begin immediately. Finalists will be asked to provide two original letters of recommendation, as well as official transcripts from each degree-granting institution. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.


E-scripts and E-recommendations will be considered IF emailed directly nettie.deluna@tamusa.edu . If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

Please send correspondence to:

Political Science Adjunct Faculty Position
c/o Nettie Luna
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Department of Social Sciences
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please make sure to provide the following documents:

  • Application

  • Cover Letter to include two professional references

  • Resume

For detailed instructions on how to apply for any positions on our website, please use the following link:

http://www.tamusa.edu/humanresources/job-opportunities/index.html

Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting the application. Once application is submitted, no changes or revisions can be made. If you have issues with adding documents with your application, please contact HR at 210-784-2058.

Summary of Employee Benefits

https://www.tamusa.edu/documents/hr/summary-of-employees-benefits-2020.pdf

In compliance with ADA, if accommodations are needed for the application process, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

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