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Instructor of Sociology
Jefferson Community College

Date Posted Feb. 15, 2019
Title Instructor of Sociology
University Jefferson Community College
Watertown , NY, United States
Department Social Science Department
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Sociology - General

Jefferson Community College
Watertown, New York

Instructor of Sociology

Jefferson Community College is conducting a search for a full-time, tenure-track sociology instructor to begin in August 2019. Responsibilities include teaching five classes per semester (fall and spring); academic advising; and participation in College service such as College committees, curriculum development, and community outreach. Successful candidates will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, a commitment to teaching excellence, and an ability to work with a diverse student population.

Required: Master’s degree in sociology or closely related field with some research experience (master’s thesis and/or dissertation); undergraduate and graduate coursework in sociology; teaching experience; and strong written and oral communication skills.

Preferred: Master’s degree or higher in sociology; community college teaching experience; experience teaching introductory sociology and ability to teach a variety of sociology electives; online or other distance learning experience; advising experience; interest and/or experience in involving students in research.

To Apply: Send letter of application, JCC employment application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references via email to or mail to: Jefferson Community College, Human Resources, Dept. #145, 1220 Coffeen Street, Watertown, New York, 13601. Review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, completed applications must be received by 4:00 pm on Monday, March 18, 2019. Finalists will be responsible for interview-related expenses. For more information about JCC, visit our web site at To obtain an employment application, click on ‘Employment Application’.

  • Jefferson Community College is an equal opportunity employer that aims to become a model institution for diversity and invites multicultural professionals from all backgrounds to contribute to its aspiration for building an inclusive community where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their potential.

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