Primary teaching responsibilities include teaching seven courses (3-3-1) in the academic year including American-oriented courses such as American Politics, Presidency, Congress and the Judiciary, Political Behavior, Policy Administration, etc., course(s) contributing to the Wartburg Plan of Essential Education curriculum, and new course(s) development either in National Security Studies or in area of specialization. The successful candidate will also mentor student research projects, advise program majors and minors, and engage in scholarship and service appropriate to the liberal arts setting.
Ph.D. in Political Science or closely-related field (completed by September 1, 2021), evidence of successful college teaching experience in political science and/or policy, ability to develop and teach a broad offering of courses in American politics and policy, promise of continued scholarly activity, and the ability to engage undergraduates in research and practice activities.
APPLICATION: Submit a letter of application addressing qualifications and how these will support the distinctive mission and institutional learning outcomes of Wartburg College, updated curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, unofficial graduate transcripts, and transcripts of publications/ presentations, if available, to firstname.lastname@example.org. For specific inquiries contact Dr. Shaheen Munir, Chair of the Department of Social Sciences at 319-352-8458, email@example.com. For further information about the college and the city of Waverly, see http://www.wartburg.edu.
About Wartburg College
Founded in 1852, Wartburg College is a selective four-year liberal arts college of the Lutheran Church (ELCA), nationally recognized for community engagement. The college offers more than 50 academic majors and pre-professional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor’s degree. The Wartburg Community is committed to creating and maintaining a mutually respectful environment that recognizes and celebrates diversity among all students, faculty, and staff. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution, Wartburg College actively seeks applications from members of underrepresented groups.