Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

Location
Adair Village, Benton County / Corvallis, Benton County
Posted
Mar 19, 2014
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Sociology

Job Title: Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I (FBS) universities: No

Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty

Department: Sociology Department 241350 CLA

Position Summary: The Sociology Program in the School of Public Policy invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term by term basis for the 2013-2014 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.

Instructors may be needed to teach on campus and Ecampus courses in the following areas: undergraduate courses in the following areas: Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Education, Delinquency, International Development, Globalization, Science and Technology, Theory, research Methods, Aging, Gender, Family.

The primary mission of the Sociology Program is to provide undergraduate education. The department offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. The curriculum encompasses most standard fields of the discipline.

Position Duties: 100% Instruction

Will administer and teach undergraduate courses in the following areas: Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Education, Delinquency, International Development, Globalization, Science and Technology, Theory, research Methods, Aging, Gender, Family.

Will hold regular office hours to assist students with coursework and answer questions regarding curriculum.

Position Duties (continued):

Working Conditions/Work Schedule:

Minimum/Required Qualifications: M.A. in Sociology.

Teaching experience at the college/university level.

Evident commitment to educational equity.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications: A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Scholarly Outcomes for Position (academic faculty only):

Posting Date: 04-01-2013

For Full Consideration Date: 08-15-2013

Closing Date: 06-15-2014

Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants: In order to receive full consideration for this position, your application must be received by August 15, 2013.

When applying, you will be required to electronically upload the following documents:

1) A curriculum vita/resume including the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone contact numbers of at least three (3) professional references. If you prefer to attach your professional reference information separate from your vita/resume, you may upload as "Other Document".

2) Cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach.

3) Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer or mentor evaluations (upload as "Other Document 2").

Documents over 5 MB in size should be sent directly to:
Sociology Program, School of Public Policy
Oregon State University
307 Fairbanks Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
fax 541-737-5372

For additional information, please contact Mecila Cross at 541-737-5371 or mcross@oregonstate.edu.

Applications will be considered throughout the 2013-2014 academic year.

OSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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Q: Oregon State University is striving to promote and enhance diversity. Please describe how you can assist in this goal and, define your understanding of what diversity encompasses.

Posting Number: 0010481

Quicklink for Posting: jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=61952

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