Temporary Faculty – Sociology Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology
The Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology at Southeast Missouri State University is seeking candidates to teach as part-time online adjunct sociology instructors starting in the Fall 2020 semester. Online adjunct sociology instructors teach either 16-week semester courses or 8-week term courses according to the needs of the department. All online adjunct sociology instructors serve as non-benefit and non-tenure track employees.
We are interested in applicants with experience teaching Introduction to Sociology as well as experience teaching in one or more of the following areas: Social Problems; Racial and Ethnic Relations; Social Stratification; Theories of Crime; Deviant Behavior. Experience with Moodle and Canvas is desired, with Quality Matters (QM) training preferred.
Master’s Degree in sociology or a field that is closely related to sociology (for example, urban studies, social sciences, or psychology) with 18 graduate credit hours in sociology is required. The degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university.
Prior teaching experience at the undergraduate level is required
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
Application Deadline: The position is available for Fall 2020 semester. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond. Recognizing its responsibility for excellence in teaching and student learning, the University supports a wide array of on-and off-campus instructional, research, and public service programs that address the intellectual, professional, personal, social, and cultural needs of its constituent groups. As a multi-purpose institution, the University achieves its educational goals through the offering of degree programs and other learning experiences to its varied constituents. Southeast is an “engaged” university supporting a wide array of research and public service programs that enrich and extend the learning environment. Southeast Missouri State University strives to provide students with high-quality, accessible and affordable educational programs responsive to the needs of the region, the nation, and the world.