Visiting Asst Prof./Visiting Instructor
Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor, Comparative Politics


Franklin & Marshall College invites applications for a one-year position for Comparative Politics in the Department of Government beginning Fall 2018. The rank will be Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor, depending on qualifications. Applicants must possess or be close to completing a doctorate (or terminal degree) in political science. Position is open to all geographic areas that would complement existing faculty strengths in Latin America and African politics. Applicants should have training in comparative politics, with the expectation that the successful candidate will teach an introductory course in comparative politics and upper level courses related to candidate's field of expertise.


Teaching experience preferred. Teaching load is 3/2 and may include participation in the College's general education requirement, ("Connections"). Candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, teaching and research statement, and teaching evaluation forms to http://apply.interfolio.com/50305. Applicants must arrange for three letters of support to be submitted by recommenders directly to Interfolio. For full consideration applications should be completed by May 15, 2018.


Pursuant to cultivating an inclusive college community, the search committee will holistically assess the qualifications of each applicant. We will consider an individual's record working with students and colleagues with diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds. We will also consider experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to academic success.


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Contact Information
Jessica Bortz
jbortz@fandm.edu
Franklin & Marshall College
Department of Government Department of Government
Lancaster, 17604
717-358-3961