Adjunct Faculty in Sociology
Posting Number: 0600888
Job Title: Adjunct Faculty in Sociology
Position Type: Faculty
Duration of Position: Part Time
Work Location: San Antonio, TX
Department: Department of Social Sciences
Pay Rate: $3,000 per course
Job Summary/Basic Function: Adjunct faculty on the A&M-San Antonio campus starting in fall 2016. The successful candidate will teach a wide range of undergraduate courses in sociology, with preference given to candidates with experience teaching Principles of Sociology, Social Problems, Social Theory, Research Methods, and Statistics. Specialization is open but experience with online and hybrid instructional formats are preferred. Applicants will be contacted according to departmental needs. Teaching assignments may include day or night classes.
Please direct any questions to Dr. Durant Frantzen at Durant.Frantzen@tamusa.edu
Work Hours: Flexible to suit course schedule.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive four-year university in the established Texas A&M University System. The university is accepting its first- and second-year students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio. The current enrollment is approximately 4,500.
Application Process: Applicants must complete the application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/. In addition, applicants must submit a complete set of unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are not necessary to complete the initial application) and three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair:
Sociology Adjunct Faculty Position
c/o Brittaney Mora
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
The position is open until filled.
Finalists will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair at the address above. The letters should be less than one year old and should bear the writer's actual signature.
Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the College of Arts & Sciences, TAMU-SA, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.
- Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
- The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
- If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
- Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Posting Date: 08-03-2016
Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51701
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Necessary Qualifications: Master's Degree in Sociology from a regionally accredited institution.
18 graduate hours in Sociology.
Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D.
Preferred Qualifications: College or University teaching experience.
Familiarity with non-traditional commuter University setting.
Experience in culturally diverse settings.
Experience with distance education, hybrid and/or online classes.
Other Requirements or Other Factors
Other Qualifications for Posting:
Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.
Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.