Sociology - LECTURER
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Vacancy ID L2063 Working Title Lecturer Position Number 10116001 Job Title LECTURER Course Title Department Sociology School/Parent Organization School of Humanities and Sciences Division Provost and Educational Affairs Division Employment Category Parttime-Temporary Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Semester Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019 Anticipated Start Date 08/16/2018 If temporary, expected end date 05/31/2019 Faculty Status Part-Time, Per Course Position/Job Summary
The Department of Sociology is seeking part- time, per-course lecturers for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 to teach courses in our unique, interdisciplinary Counseling minor. Specific course opportunities may include Counseling Theories, Group Counseling, and Crisis Counseling. Other "special topics" courses may be considered, including courses addressing multicultural and/or trauma counseling.
Applicants are required to hold a master's degree in a relevant field; PhD/DSW and college teaching experience preferred. Clinical experience is also preferred. Applicants should have a sociological, big picture approach to the teaching of counseling and therapeutic techniques and practices. Applicants should be committed to diverse, inclusive teaching and methods.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at http://ithaca.edu/jobs/ and must attach a CV/resume and cover letter. Teaching evaluations and syllabi may be requested subsequently. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.
All bargaining unit faculty members shall be covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Ithaca College and Services Employees International Union, Local 200 United. Full time bargaining unit employees are all limited term faculty teaching term appointments on a full-time non-tenured and non-tenure track basis employed by Ithaca College at its Ithaca, New York campus. Information about the Union can be found here: https://www.ithaca.edu/hr/contingent_unions/.
Work authorization (select one): Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position Department description
The Sociology Department is a welcoming, supportive, and vibrant community. Our department is small enough so that students can develop close relationships with faculty and other students, yet large enough to offer courses and expertise drawn from a wide-range of topics and perspectives within the field of Sociology.
We strive to provide students with the space and resources to grow as thinkers and as individuals and take great pride in the work our students do in and outside of the classroom. Our interdisciplinary Counseling minor is a robust, growing program preparing students for a range of clinical, therapeutic, and human services settings.
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.
When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.
Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.
To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at http://ithaca.edu
FLSA Status Exempt Is this position eligible for benefits? No Is this position covered by the SEIU? Yes
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Evidence of Research and/or Teaching Effectiveness
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