Full-Time Faculty, Political Science

Newton, Middlesex County
Mar 24, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Success happens here. Founded in 1899, Mount Ida College is a small, private college in Newton, Massachusetts, just minutes from Boston which provides career focused programs built upon a strong foundation in the social sciences, humanities and the arts, all developed and implemented to prepare our approximately 1,400 students for success in their chosen fields of endeavor. With a tight-knit, inclusive community, a diverse student body, winning NCAA Division III sports teams, a beautiful and safe suburban campus, and a vibrant school spirit, Mount Ida is the place where students become the best version of themselves. The School of Social Sciences and Humanities seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position in Political Science at the Assistant Professor level beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year connected to a new degree in Political Science and History. Candidate should be a generalist in addition to any specialization he or she may have. Experience with an interdisciplinary approach is desirable as the candidate may teach an Interdisciplinary Seminar. Candidate will be doing curriculum development, student advising, may advise student clubs connected to the major, serve on academic and college committees, and be a collegial member of the program, school and college community. As a teaching college, we seek an enthusiastic and innovative teacher. Candidate will possess a Ph.D. in Political Science and experience teaching at the college level. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter, resume and names and contact information of three professional references to: Office of Human Resources Mount Ida College 777 Dedham Street Newton, MA 02459 Email: jobs@mountida.edu Mount Ida College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from individuals who would increase the richness of the College’s diversity are welcomed.