Instructor Fixed Term/Ast. Prof.-Fixed Term
Company: Michigan State University
Location: East Lansing
Posted on: June 6, 2021
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Faculty/Academic Staff Major Administrative Unit / College:James
Madison College Department:James Madison College Dean 10024488 Sub
Area:FAS- Fac./Acad Staff Salary:Salary Commensurate with
Experience Location: East Lansing Categories: Full Time (90-100%),
Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, Union Working/Functional
Title Instructor Fixed Term/Ast. Prof.-Fixed Term Position Summary
James Madison College, Michigan State University invites
applications for a pool of qualified fixed-term assistant
professors/instructors to teach one or more undergraduate courses.
These positions could be part-time or full-time, and vary by
semester, depending on the needs of the College. It is possible
that no positions are needed in some semesters. Appointments are
initially for one semester, depending on scheduling needs, but may
be renewed based on funding, scheduling need and performance.
Salary and rank are commensurate with experience and degree status.
Applicants in this pool are reviewed when the College has an
immediate need to fill a vacancy as needed within two years to
begin as early as August 16, 2021. Responsibilities include
teaching undergraduate courses in any of the following fields: +
Social Relations and Policy + International Relations + Comparative
Cultures and Politics + Political Theory and Constitutional
Democracy + Introduction to Public Affairs + Introductory Writing
(Humanities, Culture and Writing) Successful candidates come from
any discipline in the social sciences/humanities. Experience in
teaching first- and second-year students is preferred. Required
Degree Doctorate Desired Degree Doctorate Minimum Requirements The
positions require a masters degree for the rank of Instructor or
Ph.D. for the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants should
demonstrate commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.
Required Application Materials Applicants must apply electronically
to the Michigan State University Human Resources web sitesu.edu.
Applicants should supply supporting materials that include a CV,
transcript, and sample syllabi. The names and contact information
of three confidential references that can speak to teaching
expertise, evidence of teaching approach and effectiveness must be
provided as part of the application process. These references will
be contacted only when a specific candidate is considered. Special
Instructions Applicants should supply a statement addressing how
their teaching interests would contribute to James Madison Colleges
curriculum and mission. Questions regarding this posting may be
directed to Assistant Dean Jeff Judge at or Staffing Coordinator
Katie Dyjach . MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal opportunity
employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a
diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people
to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages
applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, members
of the LGBTQ community, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive
reasonable accommodation. Applications will be reviewed as needed.
Website MSU Statement Michigan State University has been advancing
the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of
the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the
boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve
the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing
opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through
more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Advertised: Sep 3, 2019 Eastern Daylight Time
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