Adjunct Faculty - Social Sciences (Economics)

Job description

Job Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Social Sciences (Economics)

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Posted Salary Range:

$2,800 to $3,000

Employment Status:

Part Time .25

Department:

School of Social Sciences

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned doctorate in the Social Science discipline or Master degree.

Purpose of Job:

The successful candidate will teach courses in the department of Social Sciences as an adjunct instructor of Economics.

Scope of Responsibilities:

The candidate will be broadly trained and able to teach courses in the social science disciplines (Economics). The position also requires engagement in departmental or university service work, as well as scholarship and an active research agenda. Demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring students, and assume additional responsibilities as needed for the improvement and growth of the program.

Essential Job Functions :

Ability to teach courses in Economics.
Advise Social Science students about academic requirements and registration for classes.
Contribute to continual program improvement through annual evaluation of program outcomes and objectives.
Prepare required information for quality enhancement planning and evaluation.
Assist in ongoing program curriculum development and participate in service to the program, department, school, and the community.
Actively engage in professional activities related to Social Science disciplines, including a demonstrated commitment to a specific research agenda.

Qualifications:

An earned doctorate in the Social Science discipline or Master degree preferably in Economics. Prior teaching experience on the junior college or university level is preferred.

Licensing and Certifications :

N/A

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge and Skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Knowledge and Skilled in Blackboard, Banner and other online or statistical packages.
Ability to operate office equipment including a calculator, copier, projector, Scranton machine, etc.

EEO / ADA Statement:

EEO Statement:
Alcorn State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or other factors prohibited by law in any of its educational programs, activities, services, admissions, or employment practices.

Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds:

Occasionally

Number of Vacancies:

1

Location:

Lorman

Open Date:

09/10/2020

Open Until Filled:

Yes

EEO Statement:

EEO Statement:
Alcorn State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or other factors prohibited by law in any of its educational programs, activities, services, admissions, or employment practices. The following offices are designated to handle inquires and/or complaints regarding non-discriminatory policies and procedures of Alcorn State University:
Complaints, inquiries, or specific requests in regard to Title IX and Section 504 directives should be made to: Title IX Office, Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 519A, Lorman, MS, 39096, (601) 877-6700.
Complaints, inquiries, or requests in regard to non-discrimination in employment practices should be made to: Human Resources Department, Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 107, Lorman, MS, 39096, (601) 877-6188
Questions, complaints, or requests in regard to ADA/ADAAA compliance in employment practices should also be made to the department of human resources.

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Job No:
Posted: 9/11/2020
Application Due: 6/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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