Department of Political Science & Philosophy: Part-Time Faculty Positions All times are in Eastern Daylight Time. Job ID 2017-2245 # Positions 4 Department College of Arts and Sciences - Political Science & Philosophy Type Regular Part-Time Posted Date 6/29/2017 More information about this job: Overview: The Department of Philosophy and Political Science in the College of Arts and Sciences of Quinnipiac University seeks highly qualified applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching for part-time faculty openings for the Fall 2017 semester. About the College of Arts and Sciences: The breadth of programs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences provides the traditional strengths of a liberal arts education, with a focus on cultivating the intellectual and practical skills that students need for their personal and professional lives. The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors in behavioral neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, English, game design and development, gerontology, history, independent majors, interdisciplinary studies, law in society, mathematics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and theater. In addition, the College of Arts and Sciences has 31 undergraduate minors, a combined 4 + 1 BS in Biology/MS in molecular and cell biology program, and a master of science in molecular and cell biology program. About Quinnipiac University: Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the "Great Colleges to Work For." For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. Responsibilities: Openings are in day and evening sections of the following courses: Introduction to Political Science Introduction to American Government Introduction to Philosophy Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants: A minimum of a Master's degree in a relevant field is required Teaching experience at the university level is strongly preferred Strong communication skills and interpersonal skills Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position. TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted online and include a cover letter indicating which course(s) they are interested in teaching, along with their time availability for the fall term, curriculum vitae or resume including details of teaching experience, scholarship achievements and applied experience; a statement of teaching philosophy and a summary of teaching effectiveness on-site and/or on-line, and the names and contact information for three references on the application form. Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and may continue as long as teaching sections remain open. Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job Code: 2017-2245 Options: Apply for this job onlineApply Share Refer this job to a friendRefer Share on your newsfeed Having a problem applying to this job? Please email us: email@example.com briefly describing your problem and providing a way to contact you. We apologize for any inconvenien
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