Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Political Science



Social Sciences


Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Political Science


Appointment Conditions:


Full-time (9 months)



Commensurate with experience and qualifications 



Position Available:


August 2018

Job Description:


The successful candidate will teach courses in the following subfields:  Comparative Politics, International Relations and American Government & Politics.   

Qualifications Desired:


Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Political Science; strong recruitment and retention experience will be a plus; ability to teach Political Philosophy is a plus, as well.  A successful candidate should have a commitment to excellence in research, teaching, and service.  The successful candidate will be expected to coordinate the degree in Government and Politics.  The candidate will receive one quarter release time.

Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled

Application Procedure:


Please submit a letter describing research, service, teaching and teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a writing sample to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Hwy 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941