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Assistant Professor of Political Science - American Politics/Security Studies

Wartburg College
Iowa, United States
Competitive Salary
Posted Date
Mar 24, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Security Studies, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Political Science & International Relations
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
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Ph.D. in Political Science, Security Studies, or closely related field preferred (ABD may apply), evidence of successful college teaching experience in Political Science and/or Security Studies, ability to develop and teach a broad offering of courses in American Politics and Security Studies, promise of continued scholarly activity, and the ability to engage undergraduates in research and practice activities.

Primary teaching responsibilities include teaching seven courses (3-3-1) in the academic year including:
1) United States-focused courses such as American Politics, Presidency, Congress and the Judiciary, Public Opinion, Policy Administration, State and Local, etc.,
2) Security Studies courses such as Introduction to Security Studies, Introduction to Homeland Security, Intelligence Analysis, etc.,
3) course(s) contributing to the Wartburg Plan of Essential Education curriculum, and new course(s) development either in Security Studies or in area of specialization.
The successful candidate will also mentor student research projects, advise program majors and minors, and engage in scholarship and service appropriate to the liberal arts setting.

SALARY: Competitive for entry-level appointment

CONTRACT: Nine-month, tenure-track contract.

Submit a letter of application addressing qualifications and how these will support the distinctive mission and institutional learning outcomes of Wartburg College, updated curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, unofficial graduate transcripts, and transcripts of publications/ presentations, if available, to For specific inquiries contact Dr. Shaheen Munir, Chair of the Department of Social Sciences at 319/352-8458, For further information about the college and the city of Waverly, see

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