Visiting Lecturer - Sociology
General Summary of Position:
The Department of Sociology at the University of Massachusetts Lowell invites candidates to apply for a one year visiting full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer to start in the Fall Semester, September 2018. This full-time appointment includes full benefits. The primary responsibility is the teaching of large lecture sections (100+ students) of Introduction to Sociology. Some service is expected, to be kept in balance with the teaching workload.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
- MA in Sociology or related field; PhD preferred
- Experience teaching at the undergraduate level
- The ability to work effectively with diverse groups
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
Please include a CV, cover letter, a one-page teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching excellence with your application. Names and contact information for three professional references will be requested at the time of application.