Apply Now: Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science at George Washington University

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George Washington University: Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science


The Department of Political Science at George Washington University invites applications for a one-year position as a visiting professor with a specialization in American Politics and Theory beginning in August 2022.

The candidate hired will teach a 3-3 load of undergraduate classes during the 2022-2023 academic year.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or doctoral degree in Political Science or a related field. Applicants must have experience teaching undergraduate courses.

To Apply

To apply please complete an online faculty application and upload:

  1. a cover letter;
  2. a curriculum vitae;
  3. a statement of teaching experience;
  4. evidence of teaching effectiveness, preferably student evaluations;
  5. and include the names of three references (letters of recommendation are not required).

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Review of applications will begin on August 5, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.



About the department:

Since its founding, the GW Department of Political Science has risen to national prominence and is consistently listed among the top political science programs in the country. The department has been ranked seventh in the country by USA Today and eighth by Foreign Policy magazine. One of Columbian College’s largest academic units, it boasts more than 40 full-time faculty as well as 600 undergraduate students and 90 graduate students. 

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