Political Science - American Politics and Public Policy - Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Political Science at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor in Political Science with a focus on American Politics and Public Policy/Affairs/Administration beginning fall 2013. The successful candidate will be able to teach and participate in the Public Affairs and Administration Minor program and community-oriented research. This may include participation in the First Year Success Program.


Candidate will be expected to work closely with and interact with colleagues. Candidate will teach 12 credit hours per semester (Fall and Spring), and pursue scholarly activities. Summer classes are optional with additional compensation.

Candidate will advise students, provide service to the department, the school, the university and the community. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

Required Qualifications

Doctoral Degree in Political Science or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Political Science and experience in working with students of color.

Special Instructions to Applicants

*Selected Candidate(s) will be required to provide Official Transcripts from all college and universities where degrees were awarded prior to a contract being finalized.

All applicants are expected to submit copies of transcripts. If you are not able to attach them at the time of application please contact the department at 303-556-3220 to recieve alternate submission instructions.

Keyword Phrases

  • Political Science
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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