Adjunct, Political Science

Saint Joseph's University
  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 24

Position description

Saint Josephs University’s Department of Political Science has an ongoing need for highly qualified adjunct faculty to staff a variety of courses each semester. The Political Science department has over one hundred majors and minors.

Presently, we have a specific need for faculty to teach within the field of Comparative Politics and International Relations.

Part-time adjunct faculty may instruct 1 or 2 courses each semester on an “as needed” basis. Courses available for adjunct staffing are offered during the day and also in the evening. Courses available for adjunct staffing may include:
1. Intro to Comparative Politics
2. Intro to Global Politics
3. Politics of MENA
4. International Human Rights and Organizations

For further information about the department and courses offered, please visit our website at

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching of a specified course
Preparation of materials
Providing support and guidance to students
Grade reporting


Minimum Requirements:

Master’s Degree in Political Science, International Relations, or a closely related field.
Previous University-level teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

ABD or PhD in Political Science, International Relations, or closely related field.
Willingness to be flexible in class scheduling.

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