Teaching Faculty I, 9 Month Salaried (Political Science) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
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Department of Political Science
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Responsible to the Chair of the Department of Political Science. Coordinates the department’s efforts to facilitate the State of Florida’s civic literacy requirements (https://www.fldoe.org/civicliteracy/). The Specialized Faculty member will have primary responsibility for designing and teaching a large online section of the department’s introductory “American National Government” course. The online course will be taught asynchronously and should be designed to meet the nationally recognized Quality Matters standards. The Specialized Faculty member will also coordinate the activities of graduate level mentors and undergraduate learning assistants, who will provide students with synchronous small-group opportunities for political discussions and debate, with the aim of enhancing public deliberation and informed civic decision making.
Doctoral degree in Political Science from an accredited institution with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching. Successful candidates must either have demonstrated a commitment to building an inclusive, equitable, and diverse campus community, or describe one or more ways they would envision doing so, given the opportunity.
Specialized Teaching Faculty participate extensively in the intellectual life of the department, including opportunities to attend seminars/workshops. Salary is competitive and additional money is available for travel and professional development.
Review of applications will begin on 01/15/22 and will continue until filled.
Brad T. Gomez, Department Chair - [email protected]
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