Sociology (Aging): Part-Time Faculty - Spring 2020

Position ID: 44144
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Gwinnett College
College/Div/School: 
School of Liberal Arts
Department: 
Sociology
Position Description
Job Description: 
Department:
Sociology - 1010160
 
Division:
Academic Affairs
 
Required Documents:
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2
 
Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within 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. Serving nearly 13,000 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. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Description:
Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is seeking candidates for the position of Sociology part-time Faculty for future semester terms. Reporting to the Dean of School of Liberal Arts, this position may teach introductory level Sociology courses or upper-level courses in Gerontology, Aging, and Human Development.  
 
Responsibilities include, but are not limited too:
  • Reviewing, evaluating and recommending student learning materials.
  • Evaluating students to measure their progress in achieving institutional and course goals.
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
 
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Sociology or related discipline from an accredited institution and/or a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Sociology.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse population of students.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Terminal degree in the teaching discipline
  • At least 3 years teaching experience
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 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.
 
Work Hours:
Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends).
 
Position Status:
Part-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
Gerontology
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Degree Levels: 
Masters
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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