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Posting Details

Position Information

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Job Description


The Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice at West Texas A&M University seeks to establish a pool of qualified applicants for future, part-time appointments as instructors of Political Science.

Teach one to four sections of either Political Science 2305 (American National Government) or Political Science 2306 (American State and Local Government) on campus as needed by the department. Hold office hours and assist students as needed.

Necessary Qualifications

A master’s degree in political science or a master’s degree in a closely related field and at least 18 graduate hours in political science is required.

Minimum Skills Required No Minimum Skills Test Required
Preferred Qualifications

Some knowledge of Texas state and local government structures and functions is preferred to teach Political Science 2306.

Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply, send a cover letter, CV, with references and graduate transcripts electronically to:

Dr. Keith Price, Department Head
Political Science and Criminal Justice

A criminal history report will be obtained on position finalists.

Texas law requires that males age 18 through 25 be properly registered with the Selective Service System in order to be eligible for employment.

West Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Pay Rate Commensurate with experience.
Pay Basis Annually
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Temporary

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