Political Science (Faculty)

The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at West Liberty University seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Political Science with a focus on International Relations and Comparative Government.  The successful candidate must be willing and able to teach introductory Political Science survey courses as needed, as well as, upper-division courses in areas of expertise.  Areas of expertise may include, but are not limited to:  Latin America, Asia, Africa or the Middle East. Candidates should have a commitment to excellent teaching and college service, including participation in student advising and recruitment and retention.  Doctoral degree is preferred, master’s degree candidates may be considered for a non-tenure-track position.  Prior teaching experience is preferred.  The successful candidate must have excellent communication and teaching skills.  Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.  This position includes a comprehensive benefit package.  Anticipated starting date is August 16, 2014.

West Liberty University (http://www.westliberty.edu) is a small, comprehensive institution under the auspices of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission. 

Interested individuals are to submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, copies of student evaluations, a sample syllabus, copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts to:  West Liberty University, Human Resources Department, 208 University Drive, College Union Box 131, West Liberty, WV  26074 or to [email protected].  Do not send audio or video recordings at this time. 

Review of applications will begin on February 7, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

West Liberty University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals.  Individuals who need assistance with the application process may contact Sue Garrison at 304-336-8029 or [email protected].  (Do not apply to this e-mail)

 

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