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Anticipated Twelve-Month Lecturer Positions 2019-2020 (Sociology)
Kean University


Date Posted Feb. 15, 2019
Title Anticipated Twelve-Month Lecturer Positions 2019-2020 (Sociology)
University Kean University
Union, NJ, United States
Department School of Social Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2019
 
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Sociology - Crime, Justice & Law
    Sociology - General
 
 

Kean University is a world-class, vibrant and diverse institution offering 50 undergraduate majors and 80 graduate programs and options leading to masters and doctoral degrees, professional diplomas and certifications. Kean distinguishes itself through excellence in academics, strategic investments in both research and cultural facilities and initiatives and a commitment to the success of every student. Dedicated to preparing students for rewarding careers, lifelong learning and fulfilling lives, Kean offers a broad range of disciplines, the expertise of a diverse and world-savvy faculty and a student-centered learning environment and campus community. The University sits on three adjoining campus sites in Union County, New Jersey covering 180 acres, two miles from Newark Liberty International Airport and thirty minutes from New York City, with additional locations in Ocean County, New Jersey – Kean Ocean and Jefferson, New Jersey – Kean Skylands. Kean University also operates a unique, additional location in Wenzhou, China, where development of a full-scale campus is currently underway.

A Lecturer is a twelve-month, full-time employee who teaches 39 credits per year and provides student and learning support services during the assigned periods. The Lecturer holds a strong commitment to teaching; maintains office and advising hours for students; actively participates in the university community; and does related work as required. This is a non-tenure track position that may be renewed on an annual basis. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Courses may be taught at the Union campus, Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands or other locations. All lecturers may be required to teach General Education courses. Positions are effective for the fall 2019 semester.

School of Social Sciences
Sociology – to teach Statistics, Research Methods, Sociological Theory, Media and Sociology courses with social justice emphasis in support of the undergraduate program in Sociology. Candidate will teach at the Union campus and non-teaching hours will be devoted to advising and providing other support services to students. Master’s degree in a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. Priority consideration will be given to candidates who have obtained a Doctorate degree in Sociology with a focus in Social Justice and a minimum of two years of teaching experience at a higher education institution.

Contact: Dr. Julia Nevarez, Program Coordinator, at sociologyjobs@kean.edu. Candidates must submit recent teaching evaluations in addition to the required application materials for consideration.

Application Information

Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references. Apply to the identified contact at the email address above or mail to: Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment. Comprehensive benefits program included. Contingent on Budgetary Approval and Appropriated Funding.


  • Kean University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Julia Nevarez, Program Coordinator
    School of Social Sciences
    Kean University
    1000 Morris Avenue
    Union, NJ 07083
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  • sociologyjobs@kean.edu

 

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