Apply Now: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Political Science at Angelo State University

Texas, 1855, Colton

Angelo State University: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Political Science


Angelo State University’s Department of Political Science and Philosophy is searching for a broadly-trained Americanist to fill a tenure-track position. In addition to upper division courses, such as political parties, interest groups, and American political development and thought, the successful candidate will teach core surveys in Introduction to Political Science, Texas Government, and Federal Government.

The assistant professor will be someone broadly trained in political science, and committed to offering both excellent introductory courses and upper division courses.

Faculty at Angelo State teach a 4-4 load and are expected to maintain an active research agenda and engage in service to the university. A typical semester will involve teaching three sections of Introduction to Political Science, Texas or Federal Government and one upper division course. The successful candidate’s first semester will consist of teaching four sections of Federal Government, one of which will be online, three in the classroom face to face.

Teaching experience and commitment to teaching excellence are essential. An active research agenda is required.


Ph.D. in Political Science expected by August 2024.

To Apply

Applicants for the position should submit:

  1. a cover letter;
  2. a CV;
  3. a teaching philosophy;
  4. two sample syllabi (these should be uploaded as one document under “Other”);
  5. transcripts (unofficial);
  6. and must have submitted three letters of recommendation prior to interview.

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Review of applications will begin April 1, 2024.



From the school:

Angelo State University is a regional state university providing excellent and accessible higher education opportunities to the City of San Angelo in West-Central Texas, the broader Concho Valley, and beyond. Our student body contains many 1st generation students, veterans, non-traditional students, and is a Hispanic Serving Institution.

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