Primary Purpose of Position
The Department of Social Work and Sociology is accepting applications for sociology part-time instructors. Part-time instructors are hired on a semester-by-semester basis to teach sociology and anthropology courses delivered by the Department. The maximum teaching load is four courses per semester. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Teaching face-to-face sociology and anthropology courses, attending training/faculty development sessions, participating in data collection for assessment of student learning, and recording grades and course materials in Blackboard, the university’s Learning Management System.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The Department of Social Work and Sociology supports over 270 undergraduate majors and 90 graduate social work students along with providing general education in the areas of sociology and anthropology.
Candidates must have a Master’s degree in sociology at time of application.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
Candidates with 1-3 years teaching experience at the University or Community College level and with a background in teaching introductory sociology courses are preferred.