Part-Time Position in Political Science

Published: Friday, Jun 28, 2013

St. Thomas University invites applications for an instructor to teach the following course in Fredericton from September to December 2013:

Semester 1:
POLS 3303A US Government & Politics, TTH, 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
This course examines the national political institutions of the United States. The Presidency, Congress, the Supreme Court, and party politics are among the issues examined. The candidate should have expertise in American politics. (Maximum enrolment: 60).

St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution whose roots are in the faith and tradition of the Roman Catholic Church. With a full-time enrolment of 2,400, its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and scholars, and the university holds four Canada Research Chairs.

A PhD, or imminent completion is preferred; a master’s degree is required. Each applicant is to submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (teaching portfolio preferred), and arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to Dr. Mikhail Molchanov, Chair, Department of Political Science, St. Thomas University, Fredericton NB E3B 5G3.

Closing date: July 12, 2013, or when position is filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their completed applications, including letters of reference, are received by this date.

An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. The university welcomes applications from all faiths and backgrounds. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.