Advertised Employing Department: Political Science
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of Political Science at Iowa State University invites applications for lecturer positions to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses within one or more of the political science subfields: Theory and Methods, American Government and Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, or Public Policy Administration.
Required Education and Experience:
MA or MPA in Political Science or related discipline, or JD.
Evidence of scholarly and teaching activities
Preferred Education and Experience:
ABD or Ph.D. in Political Science or related discipline
Appointment duration and fraction is dependent on departmental need.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com). Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.