The Department of Government in the School of Public Affairs at
American University invites applications for a professional
lecturer appointment for Academic Year 2021-22. The appointment is
a 9-month term position and will commence on August 25, 2021.
Applicants should hold a PhD or other terminal degree. Highly
qualified applicants with a master’s degree related to political
science will be considered at the rank of instructor. The position
will require the incumbent to teach three undergraduate or M.A.
courses per semester in political science, such as Politics in the
U.S. (GOVT 110), Comparative Politics (GOVT 130), Introduction to
Political Research (GOVT 310), and Applied Politics and American
Public Policy (GOVT 620). All faculty are expected to hold office
hours and participate in School and University activities and
Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin
immediately and will continue until the position is filled, subject
to on-going budgetary approval. Please submit applications via:
. Include a letter of
application, curriculum vitae, contact information for three
professional recommendations, recent teaching evaluations (when
possible), and copies of recent published papers or working papers.
Please contact Katelyn Deibler, Faculty Coordinator, 202-885-6201
or email@example.com if you have any questions.
American University is a private institution within easy reach of
the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts
located within the nation’s capital. For more information about
American University, visit www.american.edu.
The Department of Government in the School of Public Affairs offers
both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Learn more about
SPA at https://www.american.edu/spa/ and about the department at