Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in political science, international affairs, and international relations. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Key Competencies * Independence * Analytical Thinking * Stress Tolerance * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Initiative * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Innovation * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences. * Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. * Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.

Industry

Educational Services,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

Sample Job Titles Adjunct Instructor, Adjunct Political Science Instructor, Adjunct Professor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, College Faculty Member, Faculty Member, Geopolitics Teacher, Government Instructor, Government Professor, Government Teacher, Instructor, International Relations Professor, International Relations Teacher, Lecturer, Political Science Faculty Member, Political Science Instructor, Political Science Professor, Professor, Public Administration Professor, Public Administration Teacher, Public Policy Professor, University Faculty Member.