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 sub-fields: Theory and Methods, American Government and Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, or Public Policy and Administration.
Required Education and Experience:
MA or MPA in Political Science or related discipline, or JD College/university teaching experience or other teaching and instruction experiences
Preferred Education and Experience:
ABD or Ph.D. in Political Science or related discipline Experience teaching more than one of the listed classes: Theory and Methods, American Government and Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, or Public Policy and Administration or another closely aligned course.
Appointment duration and fraction are dependent on departmental need. This is a
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.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.