St.  Catherine University

Ranked Faculty - Department of Economics/Political Science - Intn'l Relations, Comparative Polit...

7 days left

Location
Minnesota
Posted
May 05, 2017
Closes
Jun 03, 2017
Category
Education
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities

The Department of Economics and Political Science in the School of Humanities, Arts and Sciences at St. Catherine University invites applications for a full time, one-year position. Rank and salary commensurate with experience. Successful applicants should have a Ph.D. (in Political Science, International Relations, Public Policy, or related field) by the beginning of September 2017 and demonstrate evidence of a commitment to excellence in research and teaching.

Responsibilities:
The selected candidate is expected to have responsibilities in teaching, research and service. The teaching load is six sections (24 credits) per academic year. Applicants from all fields are welcome, but preference will be given to candidates in the fields of International Relations, Comparative Politics, and Political Economy. Applicants should expect to teach introductory and upper level courses, primarily in Political Science and International Relations, as well as in the areas of quantitative methods and/or women in politics.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence in teaching and a commitment to university service. The selected candidate will be responsible for advising undergraduate students and is expected to engage in service activities with colleagues, the department, school, campus, community and professional organizations.

The department is comprised of diverse faculty members, reflecting our diverse student body. The Economics and Political Science department contributes to a wide array of majors, including Economics, Financial Economics, International Business and Economics, International Relations, Political Science, Women and International Development, and have just inaugurated a Non-Profit Studies minor. Applicants should be prepared to work collaboratively to support students who are passionate about social justice and plan to use their training to lead and influence.

Position Qualifications

Requirements:
Doctoral degree earned by September 2017 is preferred along with demonstrated evidence of a commitment to excellence in research and teaching. St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.

St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable, positive and progressive faculty who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Consistent with the university's Catholic identity, its commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.

Special/Other Requirements Summary To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site to electronically apply for this position at http://www.stkate.edu/hr. Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching interests, and a statement of research interests. Candidates selected for interview will need to provide 3 references. Official transcripts and background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Deep Shikha at dshikha@stkate.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled; however, priority will be given to complete applications received by May 10, 2017.

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace Employer, Tobacco-Free Campuses


Our University is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www.uppermidwestherc.org

More jobs like this