Primarily responsible for the teaching/learning process and will also participate in the necessary operations of the institution.
The Department of Social Sciences at Tarleton State University is accepting applications for a temporary, full-time (4.5 month) visiting instructor of Political Science for the 2018 Spring semester. This position has a normal teaching load of 15 credit hours per semester. The selected applicant will teach GOVT 2306 Texas Government and possibly GOVT 2305 Federal Government. It is preferred that applicants have online, hybrid, or redesign experience. (see the Tarleton State University Handbook for Faculty and Administrative Staff available at www.tarleton.edu).
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and graduate transcripts (official or unofficial) should be submitted with the application. For questions about the position please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Anne Egelston – email@example.com.
Males, age 18 through 25, must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire. This position is designated as a security sensitive position and requires a satisfactory criminal history background check.
Tarleton State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer. As a member of The Texas A&M System, Tarleton will provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity through The Texas A&M System.
Master’s Degree in Political Science Experience teaching Texas or Federal Government
With its main campus in Stephenville, an hour southwest of Fort Worth, Tarleton State University offers the value of a Texas A&M University System degree with its own brand of personal attention, individual opportunities, history, tradition and community. Tarleton is a vibrant learning community with nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a doctorate in education, within five co...lleges—Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology. Tarleton’s research centers include the renowned Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research and the Southwest Regional Dairy Center. Recent additions to the Stephenville campus consist of a state of the art Nursing Building, and a new $25 million living and learning residence hall for 500 students. Tarleton has extended the reach of state-supported, affordable education by expanding online undergraduate and graduate programs with classes in Waco, Midlothian and the Southwest Metroplex Center in Fort Worth. Tarleton offers a traditional, residential college experience with a lively campus atmosphere, intercollegiate athletics, dozens of student organizations and cultural attractions. Students benefit from the personal attention, warmth and faculty interaction found at smaller, liberal arts institutions.
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