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2017 - 18 Lecturer - Pool Faculty (Political Science) (Pool)

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Position Information

Position 2017 - 18 Lecturer - Pool Faculty (Political Science)
Faculty Position Type Interim Part-Time
College College of Humanities and Social Sciences
EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

Refer Applicants To

Contact Name Dr. Masoud Kazemzadeh
Title and Address

Associate Professor
Sam Houston State University
Department of Political Science
Box 2149
Huntsville, TX 77341

Contact Phone 936-294-1462
Contact Email

Position Details

Usual Duties

Lecturer-Pool faculty are term positions hired to teach one to four courses per semester. Course requirements may include a combination of teaching on-campus classes at The Woodlands Center, classes at the main campus in Huntsville, and online classes, depending on the needs of the academic department. Lecturer-Pool faculty hiring is based upon student demand, on a semester-by-semester basis. Sam Houston State University will accept applications from qualified applicants on a continual basis.

Degree Requirements

Doctorate or master’s degree in Political Science or Public Administration.

Experience Requirements

Teaching experience, including on-line teaching, is preferred.

Other Requirements for the Position

This posting is for the Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 semesters.

Special Instructions Summary

If you will be a new hire or have had a break in service, please upload all of the supplemental documents to your application.

Beginning Date September 1, 2017
Open Date 04/10/2017
Initial Closing Date
Removed from Web Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position?
    • TWC Work in Texas
    • SHSU Website
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • SHSU Employee
    • Other
  2. If your response to the question above was "Other" please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you available to teach during the day?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you available to teach during the evening?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please indicate your teaching experience.
    • Face-to-face courses
    • Online courses
    • Both face-to-face and online courses
    • No teaching experience

Candidate Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Research & Goals
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3