Assistant Professor, Political Science
Political Science
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Starting Date
Fall 2023 

The Department of Political Science seeks an Assistant Professor. This position is a nine-month, tenure-track contract. The teaching load is 12 hours (4 courses) per semester. The teaching load includes teaching introductory American and Texas government, as well as upper-level courses in Political Science and Global Studies. Salary is competitive.


For this position, we seek candidates who can add to the offerings of the Department and grow the Global Studies major. The ability to teach a range of courses contributing to the Department is especially welcome. We seek expertise in at least one of the following areas: international politics, global political economy, European politics, Middle East Politics, or African Politics.



The Department is interested in candidates with a PhD in Political Science who will contribute to the mission of the department and university. Candidates who are ABD may also apply, but will be considered at the rank of instructor until degree completion.


This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and a teaching portfolio (a statement of teaching philosophy, course evaluations, and sample syllabi) to:

Dr. Linda Veazey, Chair

Department of Political Science

Midwestern State University

3410 Taft Boulevard

Wichita Falls, TX 76308.


Review of applications will begin on January 17, 2023, but the position will remain open until filled.

Please send information to the contact listed below.

Contact Information
Mailing Address
Linda Veazey, Chair/Associate Professor
MSU Texas
Political Science
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
For More Information
Linda Veazey
(940) 397-4750

University Information
University Information
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
About MSU

Midwestern State University, a Texas public university with nearly 5,900 students, is a proud member of the Texas Tech University System. MSU Texas is centrally located between Dallas and Oklahoma City in Wichita Falls (population 103,000). MSU is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC) and is committed to excellence in teaching.

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