Adjunct Faculty in Sociology

Employer
Elmhurst University
Location
Illinois, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jan 26, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Social Work & Human Services, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Sociology, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Faculty Affairs
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Summary

The department of sociology is seeking qualified adjunct(s) for Introduction to Sociology (M/W, 2:50-4:30) and Social Problems (online asynchronous) for the Fall of 2022.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until suitable candidates are identified.

Essential Functions
  • Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.
  • Responsibilities for this adjunct faculty position include course preparation, teaching, grading and being available to students who have questions or require extra help.
Other Duties and Responsibilities
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Sociology, Social Work, or a related field.
  • A keen interest in engaging students and fostering their learning.
Preferred Qualifications
  • PhD preferred
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

Employee is subject to indoor work, protected from weather conditions. Work is sedentary in nature and involves exerting up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently/constantly in order to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move object.

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Posting Date

06/23/0022

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please be aware that as a continued emphasis on keeping our community safe and healthy, we will require all faculty, staff, and students to submit verification of full vaccination for COVID -19.

Please provide 3 references, including name, phone number and email. This may be included in applicant’s cover letter or optional “other” document.

Elmhurst University is a leading institution of higher education that seamlessly blends liberal learning and professional preparation to help students reach their full potential. Elmhurst University offers more than 70 undergraduate majors, 15 graduate programs, degree-completion programs for busy adults, and the acclaimed Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with developmental disabilities. Elmhurst University is one of the Top 10 Colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and U.S. News, Money and Forbes magazine’s consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education.

Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a critical component of the University’s mission, vision and core values. Our commitment stems from the belief that an institution of higher learning is enriched by the presence of diversity. Elmhurst University is an EO Employer. Elmhurst University prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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https://elmhurst.simplehire.com/postings/1773

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