Faculty Part Time - Sociology (multiple positions)

Job description

Job no: 508771
Position type: Faculty Part Time/Adjunct
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: Sociology
Applications Open: Jun 07 2021
Applications Close: Open until filled

General Summary of Position:

The Sociology Department in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences seeks applicants for various adjunct positions for the 2021-22 academic year. Courses available are Introduction to Sociology, Latinos/as in the US, and Sociology of Health and Health Care. All courses are at the undergraduate level.

Successful candidates will demonstrate knowledge of the desired teaching area and commitment to engaged teaching. The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • Applicants must have an M.A. in Sociology, or closely related disciplines by the start of the appointment to be considered
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Sociology or closely-related discipline
  • Teaching experience in higher education
  • Prior experience with Blackboard or other LMS systems
  • Ability to teach one or more of the following courses:
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Sociology of Health and Health Care
  • Latinos/as in the US
  • Special Instructions to Applicants:

    This is a part-time, non-benefited position.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and will 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, teaching statement/philosophy. Names and contact information of three references will be required during the application process.




    Diversity Profile: University



    View more

    Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

    Arrow pointing right
    Job No:
    Posted: 6/8/2021
    Application Due: 8/7/2021
    Work Type: Full Time