Those typical of a collegiate lecturer.Job Summary
Temporary, part-time adjunct faculty in Sociology. Online teaching opportunities may be available.Minimum Qualifications
The Department of Sociology has established a minimum threshold for tested experience when determining faculty qualifications by means other than earned credential (MA or higher in Sociology). To be considered qualified through tested experience, a faculty member must meet at least two of the following criteria:
* Substantial (minimum 18 credits) graduate-level academic coursework relevant to sociological theories, approaches, and methods, as designated by inclusion in the American Sociological Association's topics and sections (www.asanet.org);
* A record of exceptional research, professional activity, or achievement relevant to sociological theories, approaches, and methods, as designated by inclusion in the American Sociological Association's topics and sections (www.asanet.org);
* Relevant certifications, licensure, or additional credentials relevant to sociological theories, approaches, and methods, as designated by inclusion in the American Sociological Association's topics and sections (www.asanet.org).
Master's in Sociology. Past record of successful college-level teaching experience in Sociology. Experience using the Canvas platform is advantageous.Posting Details Posting Detail Information Posting Number F00505 Position Number Desired Start Date 08/19/2021 Open Date 04/21/2021 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of three professional references with contact information, and copies of unofficial transcripts clearly indicating the highest degree conferred. Your application will remain on file for the 2021-22 Academic Year. Should your qualifications match a potential opening within the program, you will be contacted directly by the Department of Sociology. Only applicants whose qualifications are a potential match for a part-time vacancy will be contacted. Please note that official transcripts will be required within 30 days of hire. References may be contacted during the review process and/or at the time of hire.
If you are not contacted or hired within this academic year to teach, if you wish to continue to be considered for openings in subsequent years, you will need to resubmit your materials to the next academic year's adjunct faculty posting (if applicable - not all programs will accept new applications each year).Salary and Benefits
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits available include health, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement plans. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed at 0.5 FTE or above are eligible for undergraduate dependent tuition grants of up to 50%. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.Additional Requirements and Information
Satisfactory completion of a background check, educational check, and authorization to work in the United States is required after a conditional offer of employment has been made. The successful candidate must submit original transcripts within one (1) month of hire.Supplemental Questions
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