Millsaps College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Political Science, beginning in August 2013. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and advanced American Government courses and Research Methods. Ability to teach in one or more of the following areas as well is preferred:
Willingness to participate periodically in the teaching of an interdisciplinary course is desirable. PhD. is preferred, ABD required. Strong commitment to teaching is essential.
The position requires teaching three courses each semester. Scholarly research is expected and supported by the College. Salary and rank commensurate with experience. Employment will be contingent on complete background verification.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an appointment is made. Send vitae, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:
Political Science Search
c/o Dr. Iren Omo-Bare, Chair, Department of Political Science
Jackson, MS 39210
The only national liberal arts college in Mississippi, Millsaps College has consistently been ranked a "Best Buy" among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges and is cited as one of Loren Pope's 40 Colleges That Change Lives. It was the first institution in Mississippi with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, and is the only institution in Mississippi ever to be listed in The Fiske Guide to Colleges.
Millsaps is a member of the ACS and NITLE, has an AACSB accredited business school, and an NCATE accredited education program. In accordance with Federal law, we are making available our Campus Security Report to all prospective employees. Millsaps is located in Jackson, the capital of the state. The Jackson area has a population of around 400,000 and offers low cost-of-living, excellent schools, pleasant climate, and many recreational opportunities.