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Assistant Professor - History, Politics,

Employer
Farmingdale State College, SUNY
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Start date
Oct 30, 2023

About Farmingdale State College:

Farmingdale State College is a recognized leader in applied learning. With nearly 10,000 students, FSC is the State University of New York's largest college of applied science and technology, with 96% of graduates working in New York State and 75% working on Long Island. Farmingdale prepares emerging leaders in the growing technology, engineering, business and health care fields.

Farmingdale State College is committed to inclusivity and excellence as part of our mission and culture. The College has received the 2022 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award. We seek candidates of all backgrounds who embrace these values and the broader mission of public higher education.

The College is increasingly focused on expanding student engagement. In addition to the highly successful NCAA Division III athletic program, Esports, and an extensive array of student clubs and organizations give FSC a strong culture of civic responsibility.


Job Description:

The Department of History, Politics, and Geography at Farmingdale State College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Political Science, with appointment beginning in Fall 2024. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in Public Administration, Political Science, or a related field. We are especially interested in applicants who, in addition to their doctorate, have a Master's in Public Administration. As the department works to put forth a BS degree program in the area of Public Administration and Public Policy, it is expected that the successful candidate will support program development, advise students, and contribute to the program's growth.

All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Teaching loads consist of four courses per semester and include various modalities of instruction. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to effectively teach general education courses such as American Politics, as well as core public administration classes that cover topics such as: policy analysis and evaluation; budgeting and finance; and ethics. Candidates are required to have a well-defined research agenda that complements their area of academic specialty resulting in peer-reviewed publications and presentation, both of which are necessary for promotion and tenure at Farmingdale State College. In addition, faculty must participate in service at the department and college-level. We are especially interested in applicants who are familiar with the region's public, private, and non-profit sectors, as well as applicants with experience and interest in advising students.

The college particularly welcomes candidates with knowledge, skills, and abilities that include:

  • Commitment to diversity and university initiatives supportive of diversity and inclusion.
  • Interest in participating in student-centered service activities.
  • Desire to apply expertise in promoting civic engagement with the College's many community partners.


Requirements:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ph.D. in Public Administration, Political Science, or a related field by the time of appointment
  • Expertise in core areas of public administration
  • Demonstrated record of teaching effectiveness
  • Ongoing research agenda

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's in Public Administration
  • Experience or interest in advising students and helping them seek internships and jobs in public, private, and/or non-profit sectors
  • Established record of scholarship in the field of public administration


Additional Information:

This is a 10-month UUP faculty position.

  • For the first 10 working days, beginning Thursday, October 19, 2023, and ending Wednesday, November 1, 2023, applications will be limited to UUP Farmingdale.
  • CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Sunday, December 17, 2023
  • SALARY: $75,000 + $3,400 in downstate location pay = $78,400 Total Compensation. Salary may increase commensurate with experience.
  • ANTICIPATED START DATE: September 1, 2024

The State University of New York offers excellent fringe benefits including health insurance options and retirement plans.

Click here for New York State Benefits Summary

VISA SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS POSITION

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http://www.farmingdale.edu/consumer-information/index.shtml

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Farmingdale State College's commitment to inclusive excellence is an important part of our mission of public education and our culture. At Farmingdale State College, we continue to work on building a community that supports freedom, mutual respect, and civility. We seek others who support these values of diversity and inclusiveness and candidates of all diverse backgrounds who wish to participate in our cultural aspirations are welcome and encouraged to apply.

The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or any other legally protected status.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.


Application Instructions:

Interested candidates may apply by clicking on the "Apply Now" link at the top or bottom of this page. The following documents are required for all positions:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/C.V.

Additional instructions for faculty positions: Your cover letter must include a statement on teaching philosophy and methodology. Please attach copies of teaching evaluations and an unofficial copy of graduate transcripts (showing highest degree awarded/currently in process). Candidates invited for interviews will be asked to make a presentation on their research/creative activities as well as a separate teaching demonstration.

Only applications made through Farmingdale's electronic application system will be accepted. Once you successfully apply you will receive an email as confirmation and be directed to another page in order to upload additional documents. Returning applicants may login to their Farmingdale State College Careers Account to apply for this position. See the FAQ for using our online system. Please contact us if you need assistance applying through this website.



To apply visit https://farmingdale.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=168959.

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