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Sociology Instructors #2460 and #2461

Trident Technical College
Charleston County, SC, SC

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Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Sociology
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Job Responsibilities

Trident Technical College's Division of Humanities and Social Sciences seeks sociology instructors to begin in the Fall of 2024. Trident Technical College is a public, two-year, multi-campus community college with a mission to serve as a catalyst for personal, community, and economic development by empowering individuals through education and training.

The Division of Humanities and Social Sciences provides the first two years of coursework for students transferring to senior institutions. The division also offers general education courses supporting the associate in applied science degree in various disciplines.

Under the department head's supervision, the faculty member's primary responsibilities are to teach classes and participate in student development, academic advising, and student recruitment. Support the College by working on committees and/or performing public service for the College, reviewing and updating courses, designing new courses as needed, preparing syllabi, participating in the development/revision of instructional materials, maintaining office hours, and meeting reporting deadlines. These positions will teach five (5) courses per semester in a traditional face-to-face classroom, online, and virtual format at various locations, including high schools.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

This position requires a master’s degree in sociology or a master‘s degree with 18 graduate hours in sociology.

Preferred Qualifications

Ideal candidates will have previous teaching experience in a variety of formats including face-to-face classes. Successful candidates will have previous experience teaching high school students enrolled in the Dual Credit Program. The ability to work effectively in a diverse community is essential. Excellent communication and customer service skills are essential.

Additional Comments

Applicants MUST complete the online SC State Jobs Employment Application. To fully evaluate qualifications, some positions may require submission of unofficial transcripts with the application. Only complete applications are considered. For assistance, contact TTC Human Resources at 843.574.6201. The position is open and filled with preference given to applicants who apply by March 15, 2024. Interviews will begin in April 2024.

Faculty positions require the submission of related unofficial transcripts with the application and may include any required certifications. Upon hire, official transcripts/certifications are required.

Staff positions where a degree may be substituted for the related work experience must submit unofficial transcripts related to the position with the application and/or certifications. Upon hire, official transcripts/certifications are required.

Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded to the application, mailed to TTC Human Resources, PO Box 118067 Charleston, SC 29423), or faxed to 843.574.6682 or emailed in PDF format to by the deadline date and time.

Employment applicants may be subject to a background check. Failure to consent to a background check will remove your application from further consideration. Background checks are conducted in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Trident Technical College is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate in the admission or employment on the basis of race, gender, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or pregnancy.


Trident Technical College’s vision is to be the leading force for educational opportunity and economic competitiveness in the communities we serve.

Trident Technical College is a public, two-year, multi-campus community college that provides quality education and promotes economic development in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties.

An open-door institution of higher education, the college serves approximately 17,000 traditional and nontraditional curriculum students who have a wide variety of educational goals, from personal enrichment to career development to university transfer. To help students meet their goals, TTC offers university transfer associate degrees and applied technical associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. The curriculum includes programs in arts and sciences, agriculture, business, computer technology, engineering technology, health sciences, industrial technology, and public service. TTC students draw on knowledge from a broad range of disciplines to develop the communication and critical thinking skills that are fundamental to lifelong learning.

TTC further promotes economic development through continuing education courses; customized education and training for business, industry and government; and a variety of employment training programs.

TTC is committed to being accessible and responsive to community needs. To foster student success, TTC provides developmental education and comprehensive student services. In addition to traditional instruction, TTC’s flexible course offerings and alternative delivery methods, including online instruction, enable more members of the community to pursue higher education.

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2050 Mabeline Road
North Charleston

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