Assistant Professor of Political Science (Faculty Announcement) Grambling #job #hbcu #hbcujobs

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Institution: Grambling State University
Location: Grambling, LA
  • Faculty – Liberal Arts – Political Science
Posted: 09/29/2014
Type: Full Time
Department:Political Science
Education, Minimum Training and Experience Required:
A Ph.D. in the discipline of Political Science is required. Other types of Ph.D.’s will not be considered. Political Science Specialization or Subfield areas must include one or more of the following: American Government & Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Theory, Public Law, Judicial Process, Race & Ethnicity, and/or Quantitative & Qualitative Methods. The desired candidate should have teaching experience in Political Science at the college level. Forthcoming or research in progress is a plus. Advanced ABD’s considered.
Job Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Teach a range of Political Science courses at the undergraduate level in area(s) of specialization including American National Government courses, and introductory and upper-level courses for Political Science majors
  • Participate in curriculum review and development
  • Assist in recruiting majors for the Department at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • Engage in research and scholarly activities and publish in his or her area specialty
  • Attend national and regional conferences and engage in other professional development activities
  • Write grants related for funding in area(s) of research
  • Advise and mentor students
  • Serve on various committees as assigned
  • Attend faculty meetings, convocations, commencements and other official university and departmental functions as requested
  • Perform other tasks assigned by the Department Head, Dean of the College/School, or Provost