Job Description: The Department of Sociology at Manhattan College seeks part-time, adjunct instructors for introductory sociology, socioeconomic status/inequalities, and criminology courses.
Reports to: Chair of Sociology
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate students at all levels and in disciplines outside of Sociology. Creative approaches to critical pedagogy and a dedication to equitable undergraduate liberal arts education is desired.
Masters or Ph.D. (preferred) in Sociology (or related field).
At least one year of teaching experience.
Candidates with a proven record of excellence in teaching will be preferred.
Special Requirements: As a mission-driven Lasallian institution, our shared dedication to providing opportunities for students from underserved backgrounds and ensuring equitable access to educational opportunities defines our teaching in the Department of Sociology. Emphases on mission-derived principles, including social justice and community-enhanced education, are central to departmental expectations.
Application Process: To apply, submit in electronic form one PDF file that contains a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Be sure that the CV includes the names and contact information of three references.
Manhattan College is a Lasallian Catholic institution dedicated to the treatment of all people with dignity and respect. We continuously strive to create an equitably inclusive environment free of discrimination and harassment, and a community that fosters a sense of belonging among all of its members.
Applicants from historically underrepresented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V
About Manhattan College
Manhattan College is committed to ensuring equal access to its educational programs and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, sex/gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/partnership status, disability, age, citizenship status, veteran status, predisposing genetic characteristics, caregiver status, credit history, arrest/conviction record, unemployment status, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking, or any other legally protected status. This policy adheres to the requirements of Title Seven, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and Federal Executive Orders 11246 and 11375, and seeks to implement the objective and methods set forth in the Department of Labor. Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Equal opportunity can only be achieved through demonstrated cooperation from all members of the Manhattan College Community. We as a College Community must always demonstrate sensitivity and respect for our co-workers, colleagues, students, visitors and alumni...of diverse cultural background. All employees are expected to make every reasonable effo...rt to carry out the Affirmative Action plans of the College. Historically, Manhattan College was founded by the Christian Brothers. Due to the significant shortage of Christian Brothers, Manhattan College gives special consideration to qualified Christian Brothers when filling vacant positions.