Instructor Pool - 2014/2015
Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty
Department: Sociology Department 241350 CLA
Position Summary: The Sociology Program within 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 2014-2015 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 or 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 or graduate 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 or related discipline.
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: 04-01-2014
For Full Consideration Date:
Closing Date: 06-15-2015
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants: 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
For additional information, please contact at Sherry Faller at 541-737-6238 or via email at Sherry.Faller-Crowson@oregonstate.edu.
Applications will be considered throughout the 2014/2015 academic year.
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community
Posting Number: 0012130
Quicklink for Posting: jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63750PI75221908