Sociology: Lecturer - Fall 2018

Position ID: 38026
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Gwinnett College
College/Div/School: 
Academic Affairs
Department: 
Sociology
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Lecturer
Job Description: 

 

       Job Details
 
Position Title:  Sociology: Lecturer - Fall 2018
 
Job Category:  Faculty
 
Department:  Sociology - 1010160
 
Division:  Academic Affairs
 
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2
 
Position Statement:

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Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. With a current enrollment of over 12,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2017, including both residential and commuter students. GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Description:
 
The Sociology discipline at Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) seeks positions of Lecturer beginning August 1, 2018.
 
Successful candidates will be expected to teach a 5/5 load of lower-division, general education courses. Applicants should demonstrate significant innovation in teaching and commitment to building a new college. GGC emphasizes a student-centered learning environment.
 
In accordance with Board of Regents policy concerning GGC faculty, successful lecturers will be eligible to receive a one year renewable appointment. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu.
 
Salary
 
Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits.
 
Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:
 
Minimum
  • Applicants should hold a Master’s degree in the discipline (or a closely related field) on or before the semester of the start date, with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours within the discipline. 
Preferred
 
Position Disclosure:  Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
 
Physical Requirements
 
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.
 
Position Status:  Full-Time
 
FLSA:Exempt       
 
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Sociology
Degree Levels: 
Masters
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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