Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID 490

Full-Time, temporary position in American Politics / Political Parties.


One year position to teach courses in American Politics and American Political Parties; advise students. 

Minimum Qualifications

PhD at the time of appointment in Political Science or a related field (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor); ABD (for appointment as Instructor); expertise in American Politics and American Political Parties.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to teach money and politics, or political behavior; ability to teach an introductory course in American politics, advanced course in American political parties, as well as other courses at the undergraduate and master's levels in this area of expertise; some teaching experience in the above courses either as sole instructor or as a teaching assistant.  

Special Instructions to Applicant

Other: evidence of teaching effectiveness. Three letters of reference are required and should be emailed to

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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