• Assistant Professor of Political Science 

    Effective Date: August 1, 2018

    Appointment: Full-time, tenure track, 9-month appointment starting 8 August 2018



    1. Earned PhD in Political Science (advanced, exceptional ABD candidates may be considered)
    2. Qualified to teach introductory Philosophy and Logic
    3. A generalist who can teach different fields of Political Science
    4. Ability to work effectively with students, staff, faculty, and administration
    5. Commitment to quality teaching
    6. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    7. Documented experience teaching at the collegiate level


    1. Teach four undergraduate courses in Political Science and, as needed, Philosophy and Logic, per academic semester with the opportunity to teach online
    2. Fulfill other faculty responsibilities, including participating in University and community service
    3. Work ten office hours each week, on a fixed schedule
    4. Act as Pre-Law advisor
    5. Perform other tasks as required by the appropriate administrators

    Application Deadline: Review of applications begins December 1, 2017, and continues until position is filled

    To Apply: email materials listed below to mdavis@uwa.edu

    Materials listed below may also be mailed to:

                Dr. Mark Davis, Dean
                College of Liberal Arts
                The University of West Alabama
                Station 59
                Livingston, AL 35470

    Please send

    1. Letter of application
    2. Current CV
    3. Three current professional letters of reference
    4. Transcripts of all college work (unofficial transcripts will suffice for the application; official transcripts must be submitted immediately upon employment)
  • Only complete applications will be considered.

    The University of West Alabama does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability or sexual orientation in employment, or the provision of services.

    Minority applications encouraged.

    For details on benefit package go to www.uwa.edu/Current_Openings.aspx