Visiting Assistant Professor - Political Theory/American Government (Non-Tenure Track)

New Mexico, United States
Competitive Salary
May 04, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Government at New Mexico State University invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor with a focus in political theory and American government. The period of employment is August 16, 2021 to May 10, 2022. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or have ABD status in Political Science or a related field. Preferred qualifications are teaching experience in political theory and American government.

The Department of Government offers a BA in Government, a Supplementary Major in Law and Society, an MA in Government and a nationally-accredited Masters in Public Administration (MPA) program. It has a proud tradition of enhancing student success and social mobility, outstanding research and valuable work in service and outreach. The Visiting Assistant Professor will teach a mix of undergraduate and graduate classes in the areas of political theory and American government, totaling four classes per semester, as well as serve on the MA committee within the Department of Government. For inquiries, please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Neil Harvey, at . To be considered, applications must be submitted online at:


New Mexico State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff, Women Minorities, people with Disabilities, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.