Lecturer in Political Science

Rochester, Monroe County
Feb 05, 2014
The Departments of Political Science/International Relations and Sociology at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Geneseo invite applications for a joint appointment as a full-time Lecturer beginning August 2014. The position is for a term of three years and may be renewable. To be qualified, candidates must possess a masters or doctoral degree in a relevant discipline. Candidates must also be prepared to teach or have experience teaching introductory courses in Political Science/International Relations and Sociology at the college level. Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated background/interest in internationalism/ globalism. Candidates must also be capable of teaching writing composition at the college level. Preference will be given to candidates with experience/interest in an interdisciplinary perspective. The candidate must also have knowledge of law as a career path in order to contribute to academic advising, especially of students with an expressed interest in law. Review of applications will begin on March 7, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit an online faculty application at https://jobs.geneseo.edu. Please attach cover letter, vita, sample course syllabi, and a list of references. The cover letter should address how candidate's qualifications meet the requirements of the position. SUNY Geneseo is a highly selective public liberal arts college with a rich tradition of academic excellence. It is consistently ranked among the best undergraduate institutions in the country. The campus is located in the historic, pastoral village of Geneseo in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Western New York, conveniently located close to the city of Rochester. SUNY Geneseo is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, a national alliance of leading liberal arts colleges in the public sector. SUNY Geneseo is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Employer committed to recruiting, supporting, and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students. The College actively seeks applications from women and members of underrepresented groups.