Assistant Professor of Political Science


Position Title

Assistant Professor of Political Science


Social Sciences


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

The Division of Social Science at Jacksonville University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Political Science. The position is to begin in August 2018. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Political Science. The primary field of specialization is open. The successful candidate will be dedicated to teaching, university service, research, and must be willing to mentor students.  The new faculty member will be required to teach four classes per semester. The ability to teach research methods as part of that rotation is required.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

All applications must contain:

  • Letter of Introduction
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copies of official transcripts from all schools attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Teaching evaluations
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Please send completed applications to Political Science Search Committee at

For any questions contact Christi Bamford, Chair, Political Science Search at