About the College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences (CoAS) delivers a time-honored
liberal arts education paired with Drexel’s renowned focus on
applied learning. Our research and scholarship explore contemporary
issues with an eye toward improving the common good. With a breadth
of disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and
humanities, and a focus on the now, the College is the perfect home
for curious scholars who seek to apply their learning in the
service of humanity. Our undergraduate programs, Co-op experiences
and Community-Based Learning courses give students a broad-based,
hands-on education that prepares them to make an impact
immediately. Our graduate programs take a rigorous yet practical
approach to advancing knowledge. Our faculty members are dedicated
teachers and gifted scholars who publish groundbreaking research on
the world’s most pressing issues.
About the Sociology Department
The Drexel Department of Sociology conducts research grounded in
sociological theory and methodologies informed by collaborative
work with diverse communities. Our scholarship engages with local
and global field sites, research questions, and connections. We
engage in pedagogy that is mutually produced with our students and
the communities with whom we work. Our research, teaching, and
service intersect in three major subfields: environmental
sociology, health and medical sociology, and urban
The adjunct faculty member will employ a variety of strategies to
foster student learning and discussions, as well as encourage
active learning in all students, maintain proper course-related
records, and evaluate student work and provide students with
feedback as to the progress toward meeting the objectives of the
course. Each adjunct faculty member is responsible for effectively
teaching students in the assigned classroom or online.
Responsibilities may include teaching days or evenings, with the
potential for online only, in-person only, or a combination of
both. The Sociology Department is hiring adjuncts to teach the
following courses: Introduction to Sociology, Sociology of Global
Health, Sociology of Health and Illness, Sex and Society, Sex and
the City, Urban Sociology, and Classical Social Theory.
- Teach required number of credit hours per quarter based on
- Demonstrate knowledge and skills related to teaching
methodology, curriculum development and evaluation.
- Evaluate student achievement of curricular
- Schedule two office hours per week for student
- Schedule administrative time for course preparation.
- Maintain communication with the department head regarding any
course or student issues.
- Perform other similar duties as assigned.
Special Instructions to the Applicant
- PhD in Sociology or a closely related field
Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when
submitting your application.
Review of applicants will begin once a suitable candidate pool is
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