Temporary Instructor - Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology - Sociology

Temporary Faculty – Sociology
Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology at Southeast Missouri State University is seeking candidates to teach as part-time dual credit online adjunct sociology instructors starting in the Spring 2021 semester. Dual credit courses are offered through agreements between local area high schools and Southeast Missouri State University. High school juniors or seniors enroll in a distance education online college course and simultaneously earn college credit and high school credit for the course. We are interested in applicants with experience teaching Introduction to Sociology in a dual credit course environment. Experience with Moodle and Canvas is desired, with OSCQR (the Online Course Quality Review Rubric) or QM (Quality Matters) a plus.

Required Qualifications:
  • A Master’s Degree in sociology, with the degree being from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university
  • Minimum of 18 hours of graduate coursework in sociology
  • Demonstrated prior teaching experience at the undergraduate college level
  • Demonstrated prior teaching experience in a dual credit environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within the university community
  • Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multicultural populations, as well as an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities

Required Information & Deadline:

Application Deadline: To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by October 16, 2020. The position will be available in Spring 2021 and will remain open until filed.

To Apply: Submit the following items by clicking on the APPLY button at the top of page:

  • letter of interest addressing required position qualifications
  • current curriculum vitae
  • unofficial copies of graduate transcripts
  • names and contact information for three professional references