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Adjunct Instructor, Sociology

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

1. This is a continuous recruitment to create an applicant pool, openings may or may not exist at this time. Applications are evaluated on an as-needed basis only when hiring managers have a position that needs to be filled or class(es) that need to be staffed from semester-to-semester. Continuous postings will remain open for a period of 12 months. After this period, applicants will be notified of the closure by email. When new continuous postings become available, we encourage you to reapply. 2. Please apply only if you have a Master's degree or higher with at least 18 graduate hours in SOCIOLOGY as well as college teaching experience. 3. Official transcripts are required from the selected candidate prior to start date. Failure to comply may result in voluntary resignation.

Posting Details

Position Summary Information

Position Title Adjunct Instructor, Sociology
Employment Category Adjunct
Contract Length N/A
Expected Work Schedule Variable
Anticipated Days Variable
Anticipated Hours Variable
Anticipated Hours per Week 3-10
Job Description Summary

An instructor in this position will plan and teach Sociology classes, as needed by department, in various delivery methods.

Duties

1. Ability to learn or use Moodle as learning management system to conduct the course.
2. Teach courses in 8-,or 16-week terms using diverse teaching methods.
3. Maintain records for attendance, submit grades, and stay current with planned course outcomes and assignments.

Minimum Requirements

1. Master’s degree in Sociology.
2. Enthusiasm for the field.
3. Successful teaching experience at the college level.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Experience teaching in flexible (including hybrid, online, or minimester) delivery methods at the college level.
2. Experience using Moodle as a Learning Management System.

Special Instructions to Applicants

1. This is a continuous recruitment to create an applicant pool, openings may or may not exist at this time. Applications are evaluated on an as-needed basis only when hiring managers have a position that needs to be filled or class(es) that need to be staffed from semester-to-semester. Continuous postings will remain open for a period of 12 months. After this period, applicants will be notified of the closure by email. When new continuous postings become available, we encourage you to reapply.
2. Please apply only if you have a Master’s degree or higher with at least 18 graduate hours in SOCIOLOGY as well as college teaching experience.
3. Official transcripts are required from the selected candidate prior to start date. Failure to comply may result in voluntary resignation.

Posting Detail Information

Application Review
Start Date
Keep Open Until Filled Yes
Salary Range $1476/course

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this employment opportunity?
    • A-B Tech website
    • Current or former A-B Tech employee
    • Family member or friend
    • HERC
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • Inside HigherEd
    • Job Fair
    • LocalJobs.com
    • Mountain Xpress
    • Newspaper
    • Publication
    • Other
    • Western North Carolina Diversity Engagement Coalition
    • Urban News
    • La Voz
  2. Please provide specific details, if Other website or Other was selected in the previous question. If not, enter N/A. You must select one option to move forward with your application.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience teaching in "flexible" delivery methods? (hybrid, 4-, or 8-week term length, online)
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience teaching at a community college level or higher?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Other Document
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1