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Schreiner University seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Political Science to begin August 2022. The successful candidate will be prepared to teach courses concerned with governmental institutions and institutional processes as well as with the importance of political participation (engagement), voting, etc. in society. Applicants with experience and interest in teaching political science courses that could be cross-listed with a criminal justice program are especially encouraged to apply.

Full-time faculty have responsibilities for student advising, service, and professional development in addition to teaching responsibilities. The successful candidate will be expected to participate fully in departmental duties, committee service, campus activities, and engage in scholarship aligned with institutional goals.

Desired Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Political Science or a closely related field or ABD with completion no later than August 2022.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Ability to work collaboratively with faculty and staff.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. In addition to completing the online application, applicants should submit as attachments (a) a cover letter addressing your interest in the position, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) unofficial transcripts, (d) the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of three references, and (e) a statement of teaching philosophy. Any materials that cannot be attached to the online application should be emailed to

Schreiner University is a uniquely Texan, Hispanic-serving institution. We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and are strongly and actively committed to diversity within our community.

Materials that cannot be submitted electronically may be mailed to:

Human Resources
2100 Memorial Blvd CMB 6233
Kerrville, Texas 78028