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SUNY New Paltz Vacancy
External Posting (Adjunct)

Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:

Department: Department of Political Science and International Relations

Budget Title: Adjunct Instructor

Local Title: Adjunct Instructor, Political Science

Posting Date: October 12, 2021

Classification: na

Duties: For Spring 2022: The Department of Political Science and International Relations is looking for an adjunct instructor to teach one section of an upper division, 3 credit comparative politics course, preferably Latin American Politics, though Politics of the Middle East and Africa Politics would also be considered. These classes generally meet twice a week (MR or TF) for 1:15 minutes, though a once week late in the day course could be considered. There may be additional opportunities to teach again in the Fall term, with multiple department members on sabbatical.

Qualifications: PhD or ABD, with some teaching experience at the collegiate level preferred.

Contact Information: Electronic submissions required. Candidates will be required to submit a cover letter, CV and contact information for three professional references. Please apply by emailing your application materials to Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process should call (845) 257-3675.

Deadline: Applications accepted until position is filled.

Other important information about this vacancy: The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.
New Paltz recognizes the unique skills, perspective, talents and passion that each employee contributes to its learning community. To work here is to accept an invitation to participate in the growth and development of all campus members--students, faculty and staff. The College's commitment to inclusive excellence is an important part of our mission of public education and our culture. New Paltz continues to work on building a community that supports freedom, mutual respect, and civility. We seek others who support these values of diversity and inclusiveness and candidates of all diverse backgrounds who wish to participate in our cultural aspirations are welcome and encouraged to apply.
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