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Adjunct Faculty- Global Politics

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Faculty- Global Politics
Full Time / Part Time Part Time
Job Type Faculty
Reports To Department Chair, History and Social Science
Position Summary

Bryant University, a nationally recognized leader in higher education, is a student-centered institution, dedicated to educating and inspiring students to discover their passion, become innovative leaders with character, and make a difference around the world. Our innovative academic programs are attuned to the needs of industry and society. We have approximately 3459 undergraduate students who hail from 36 states and 59 countries. We also have approximately 211 full and part-time graduate students.

Bryant is currently recruiting for an Adjunct teaching opportunity for the fall 2017 semester in the area of Political Science. The fall 2017 semester runs from Tuesday, September 5 –Thursday, December 21, 2017.

The following section is available and will meet for its first class on Tuesday, September 5:

• Global Politics (POLS 241) meets from 12:30-1:45pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

This course is an introduction to the field of global politics, also known as international relations. It focuses on a variety of interconnected topics, including the development of the nation-state system and political interactions among countries over issues of war and peace, human rights, and economic and environmental policies. We also explore the evolution and work of international institutions such as the United Nations and the World Bank, and non-governmental international organizations such as environmental and human rights groups.

Principal Accountabilities

This position includes teaching at the undergraduate level as well as contributing to student growth and development through active involvement in student related activities (e.g., advising).


Graduate degree (Master’s or Doctorate) in a related field required. Teaching experience preferred. Based on University procedures, adjunct faculty are typically limited to teaching no more than two classes per semester.

Certain requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities.

Working Environment

Regular attendance at assigned job site and the ability to work collaboratively with co-workers and constituents are essential functions of this position.

Physical Capacities

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ADJ01518
Work Hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:30-1:45pm from Tuesday, September 5 –Thursday, December 21, 2017.

Open Date 07/05/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled
Applicant Special Instructions

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Other Document
  4. Letter(s) of Recommendation
  5. Research Sample
  6. Teaching Evaluation(s)