Frequently, the Department of Political Science requests the assistance of part-time instructors to teach a class in Political Science.  The University of Alabama in Huntsville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Commission on Colleges, which sets the following credential requirements for part-time instructors:  

Teaching Undergraduate Classes in Political Science 

To teach an undergraduate class in Political Science, part-time instructors must possess a Masters or Ph.D. degree in Political Science, or a Masters or Ph.D. degree in a related discipline with a concentration of 18 semester-hours of coursework in Political Science.

For a full list of undergraduate courses in Political Science, view the UAH Catalog.

VIEW THE CATALOG

Teaching Graduate Classes in Political Science (Public Affairs) 

To teach a graduate class in Political Science (Public Affairs and Policy), part-time instructors must possess a Ph.D. degree in Political Science or a Ph.D. degree in a related discipline with a concentration of 18 semester-hours of coursework in Political Science. 

For a full list of graduate courses in Political Science (Public Affairs and Policy), view the UAH Catalog.

VIEW THE CATALOG

More Information

For more information on part-time instructor employment opportunities in Political Science, visit the UAH Human Resources webpage.

VISIT THE HR WEBPAGE FOR POLITICAL SCIENCE

For further inquiries regarding teaching classes in Political Science on a part-time basis, contact the department chair, Dr. John Pottenger, at john.pottenger@uah.edu or 256.824.2313.