The Department of Government at New Mexico State University
invites applications for the tenure-track position of Assistant
Professor beginning August 2022 with a focus in Political Theory
and American Government, and a preference of immigration and border
politics. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science or
equivalent terminal degree.
The Department of Government offers a BA in Government, a
Supplementary Major in Law and Society, a 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
The successful candidate will be prepared to teach within the BA
in Government and MA in Government. Candidates must also have a
demonstrated commitment to scholarly research and professional
service. For more information about the department, visit our
homepage at https://deptofgov.nmsu.edu/
Applicants should submit the following to NMSU via its jobs
posting website: 1) letter of application, describing interest in
the position; 2) curriculum vita; 3) three  letters of
recommendation; 4) one-page statement on teaching philosophy and
experience; 5) at least two samples of published work or
work-in-progress, with the option of sending more samples; 6)
teaching evidence; and 7) unofficial graduate transcripts. Please
attach application materials, except the letters of recommendation
to your application.
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.
Deadline for completed applications is Oct. 15, 2021.
For questions, please contact the faculty search committee chair
Dr. Sabine Hirschauer at email@example.com.