AJ - Adjunct
Political Science Adjunct Instructor (Rolling Pool)
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Anticipated Hiring Range
1,144 per credit hour
Monroe Park Campus
Adjunct - Teaching
Normal work days
Normal work hours
Adjunct - Teaching
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the
VCU Health System?
Does this position require a pre-placement medical
Is any portion of this position grant-funded?
Description of the Job
The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and
Sciences is recruiting a pool of adjunct faculty for AY2020-2021
course sections within the Department of Political Science. This
pool will be utilized on an as-needed basis. Your application will
remain active for a year; you may resubmit your application for
subsequent years. Only those selected for an interview will be
Applicants are encouraged to visit the VCU POLI bulletin to see a
list of the courses offered to our students:
We welcome applicants with a range of scholarly interests in the
subfields of U.S.
Government, Comparative Politics, International Relations,
Theory/Methodology, Civil Rights, Human Security, and Public Policy
The department also offers a minor in Non-Profits.
For AY2020-2021, we are especially interested in offering courses
on (but not limited to) China/Chinese Politics.
Responsibilities: Teaching Position duties include: Meet all
designated course instruction guidelines. Grade assignments and
exams in a timely manner based on
instructions/rubric provided. Respond to student inquiries within
24 hours. Submit final grades according to College/Department
Master’s degree, PhD, or other doctoral degree in a related field
with experience and
specialized expertise directly related to the position.
COMPETENCIES / EXPERIENCE :
Demonstrated teaching experience.
Job Open Date
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Candidates must submit electronically in VCU eJobs, the following:
a current resume, contact information for two references, and a
cover letter that clearly explains how they meet the qualifications
outlined above. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S.A.
Applications will be considered until positions are filled.
Note, as a condition of employment:
—Successful completion of a background check required prior to
—Submission of official transcripts verifying degree requirements
within 30 days of start
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Other Document
- Reference Letter - 1
- Reference Letter - 2
- Reference Letter - 3