Assistant Teaching Professor of Political Science

Ball State University

Muncie, IN

ID: 7084999 (Ref.No. BSU26970)
Posted: September 9, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Non-tenure track faculty member to teach Political Science courses with a specialty in public and/or nonprofit administration. 


Ball State University’s Department of Political Science invites applications for a contract faculty position in public administration available August 2022. Primary responsibilities will be contributing to the teaching, governance, and community service of the department’s growing Master of Public Administration program. The Department of Political Science serves over 250 undergraduate majors and some 45 graduate students, including 30 in the MPA program. Assigned time may be available to assist with projects in the Department's Bowen Center for Public Affairs, which is recognized statewide for its contributions to civic engagement, public policy research, and public management training. 

Job Function:

Non-tenure track faculty member to teach Political Science courses with a specialty in public and/or nonprofit administration. 

Minimum Experience:

Education: Doctorate in political science or public administration completed no later than August 19, 2022.

Preferred Experience:

A.    Experience: Teaching at the college level.
B.    Experience: Teaching graduate and/or undergraduate courses in  public and/or nonprofit administration.
C.    Experience: Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate research methods.
D.    Experience: Teaching undergraduate courses in state and local government, public policy, or American government.
E.    Experience: Working with a university-based public policy center.


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