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Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral and Social Science
St. Edward's University


Date Posted Apr. 8, 2021
Title Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral and Social Science
University St. Edward's University
Austin, TX, United States
Department Behavioural and Social Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Sociology - Crime, Justice & Law
    Sociology - General
    Psychology - General
    Environmental Policy
    Criminology/Criminal Justice
    Social Sciences - General
 
 


Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral and Social Science

St. Edward's University





Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral and Social Science

St. Edward's University of Austin, Texas invites applications for the positions of Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral and Social Science. The School of Behavioural and Social Sciences seeks applications for adjunct instructors for the 2021-2022 academic year. Specific assignments vary according to department needs each semester.

Disciplines include:
  • History, particularly Latin America


  • Criminal Justice
  • Sociology
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • Psychology


Principal Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Prepare and teach in one of the fields listed above according to the learning objectives set forth by the department. Modality is primarily face-to-face with some flexible options.
  • Evaluate student progress and provide clear, timely feedback.
  • Provide culturally responsive teaching and mentoring services to a diverse body.
  • Utilize the university's learning management system (Canvas). Training is available.
  • Maintain professional standards and comply with all policies and procedures of the department, school, and university.


For consideration, a Master's degree in a field appropriate to course content. Some instructional experience. Doctoral degree in a field appropriate to course content preferred. Experience with teaching in higher education preferred. Must possess the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants should submit an online application at; https://stedwards.applicantpro.com. No Calls Please.

For full consideration, please submit all application materials:
  • A current resume or CV;
  • A cover letter addressing the candidate's interest in and qualifications for the position;
  • A statement on the candidate's ideas, contributions, and goals for advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion while serving in this position; and
  • The contact information for three professional references.


EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY

Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,000 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning, and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at; https://www.stedwards.edu/human-resources/benefits-summary

OTHER ITEMS TO KNOW

Sponsorship:

We are not offering sponsorship at this time.

Background Checks:

A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

Reference #:J202077

Posted:04/07/2021

Available: 05/15/21

About St. Edward's University

Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at https://www.stedwards.edu/human-resources/benefits-summary

About Austin, Texas

Consistently ranked as one of the "top metropolitan areas to live in," by numerous independent media outlets, Austin attracts approximately 50 new residents a day and has been one of the nation's fasting growing cities. St. Edward's is in the heart of this thriving, entrepreneurial and cosmopolitan city, providing students, faculty and staff with opportunities to live, learn and grow in an environment that offers a wealth of resources and opportunities. In fact, Austin is home to 17 companies on the Inc. 5000 list and boasts 1.7 times the national average of startups. Additionally, as one of the world's great technology centers, Austin, sometimes referred to as "Silicon Hills," is home to technology heavyweights like Dell, National Instruments and Silicon Labs.

For more on the City of Austin's offerings, visit The Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau webpage.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit an online application at https://stedwards.applicantpro.com Please include resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please.

St. Edward's University is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply to our vacancies and hire only U.S. Citizens and documented workers. We do not offer sponsorship at this time.

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