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Kansas State University
Posted: 04/18/2022
Visiting Assistant Professor

Visiting Assistant Professor


Department: 3670020230 Political Science

Job no: 512750

Employment type: Academic / Faculty - 9 month

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Education / Instructional, Arts / Humanities

Pay Grade: 001


About This Role:

The Political Science Department at Kansas State University invites applications for a 9 month Visiting Assistant Professor position to teach Introduction to Political Science, Introduction to US Politics, and Research Methods, or State & Local Politics to begin Fall 2022.


Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

The Department of Political Science in the College of Arts and Sciences seeks to foster diversity in a commitment to recruit, retain and resource peoples historically under-represented in university education in the United States. Fostering diversity goes beyond increasing the numbers of under-represented students, faculty and staff. It also includes a commitment to substantial curricular offerings, resources, and programming that foregrounds the knowledge, perspectives, cultures, and histories of marginalized communities. A truly diverse college culture and structure will benefit all members of the university community to better serve and excel in an increasingly global and multicultural world.


What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:


• PhD in Political Science or related field

• Documented evidence of teaching experience


Other Requirements:


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment


How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents in ONE pdf file:


• Current CV

• Unofficial transcripts

• Cover letter that addresses teaching philosophy and experience

• Sample syllabi and teaching evaluations

• Contact information for three professional references

Review of Applications Begins:


Immediately and continues until position is filled


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.


Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.


Advertised: Apr 12, 2022


Application Closes: Open until filled


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