Political Science 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 beginning fall 2013. The successful candidate will be able to teach a broad range of courses in American politics with a focus on Racial and Ethnic politics, and contribute significantly to the internationalization of the political science curriculum. 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, including evenings and weekends as needed (fall and spring). Candidate will also advise students in the major/minor. The candidate will be required to pursue scholarly activities. Summer classes are optional with additional compensation. 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. Experience 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.

Applicants will need to attach copies of transcripts to their application. If applicants are unable to attach copies of transcripts at time of application please contact the department at 303-556-3220 to receive 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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