2014-2015 Non-Tenure-Track Teaching Positions in Political Science

The Department of Political Science in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California invites applications for non-tenure-track teaching positions anticipated to begin August 2014.  The position is open for Lecturers and may be full-time or part-time.

We are currently seeking candidates who specialize in Comparative Politics; American Politics; Law and Public Policy; and Political Thought. USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. New applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Qualifications: Must have completed PhD in a relevant field and demonstrated teaching excellence in the subject area.

Application Materials:

  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Three Letters of Recommendation, that speak to teaching abilities

Please submit all your application materials online at:


For additional information please contact:

Cathy Ballard, Associate Director

  • Department of Political Science