Adjuncts - Politics

Arlington, Arlington County
Jan 07, 2014

Job Category Adjunct

Posting Number M00036

Department History and Politics

Reports To Chair, History & Politics

Point of Contact Hazel Sirett

  • Adjunct positions are pool positions. Qualified applicants will be contacted as a teaching need arises.

The History & Politics Department at Marymount University seeks qualified candidates to teach the following courses:

American Government; Research & Writing; The Congress; Comparative Government; International Relations.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Politics or a closely-related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

University teaching experience and PhD or ABD preferred.

Special Notes to Applicants

Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy and a list of three references.

Application materials must be received by 02/28/2014

Open Until Filled No

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 100%

Responsibility / Duty

Adjunct faculty are professionals with the responsibility of providing a quality learning experience for Marymount University students on a semester basis. Adjunct faculty report to a dean, chair, or director and perform instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies and procedures of the university. The relationship of the adjunct faculty member to the student is one of teacher and facilitator of learning. Each adjunct is hired to instruct a particular course (s) within a department. The chair of the department will review all duties as assigned, particular to course being contracted to be taught.Teaching

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you hold a Master's degree with at least 18 graduate credits in this area of teaching for which you are making an application?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Other Document