Visiting Faculty Position in Politics

New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 04, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Sarah Lawrence College announces an opening for a Visiting Faculty Position in Politics for a half- time position for the 2021-22 academic year. Methodological approach is open and candidates may be able to tailor courses to their own research and teaching interests. A PhD in hand is preferred but ABD candidates with prior teaching experience will also be considered. We are open to considering a variety of proposed course subjects but especially interested in courses on: the media and democracy, the political economy of the American electorate, environmental politics, race and American politics, and/or the politics of the American welfare state. A commitment to teaching excellence is indispensable. We may have some flexibility in terms of whether this position is structured as full time for a single semester or half-time for the entire year.



If interested, the application should include a CV, a short statement about your teaching interests and philosophy, and proposed syllabi. For questions, please contact the Faculty Support Office via email ( Review of applications will begin on February 15th, and will be considered on a first received, first considered basis.



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Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals.



Sarah Lawrence College is located in southern Westchester County, 25 minutes by train from midtown Manhattan, NYC. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our web site at