Adjunct Faculty - Social Sciences

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Position Information

Position Title Adjunct Faculty - Social Sciences
Job Description Summary

The Department of Social Sciences seeks qualified adjunct applications in all discipline areas: Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Political Science and Criminal Justice. Adjuncts are hired by the Department and South Louisiana Community College on a term by term basis for need, and those interested in teaching face-to-face courses at our Lafayette or regional campuses (located in New Iberia, St. Martinville, Abbeville, Crowley, Ville Platte, Opelousas, Franklin & Morgan City) should reside within the area or part of region where teaching interest lies, or be willing to commute to one or more SLCC campuses. In addition to our regular General Studies curriculum, SLCC also seeks adjuncts capable/willing to teach in conjunction with our Early College Academy experiences (both mixed and exclusively High School students undertaking SLCC college-level courses), as well as Instructors capable of, or willing to train in, the teaching of multi-site (Video Conference-based) courses.

Qualifications Desired

• Experience teaching in the classroom (and with classroom technology) in Discipline
• Evidence of expertise in current trends in Discipline
• Evidence of Professional Development in Discipline or Related fields

Experience Required

• Master’s Degree in Discipline, or Master’s Degree in related field with at least 18 graduate hours in Discipline.
• Demonstrated expertise in the subject area is required.
• Demonstrate excellent oral & written communication skills.

Type of Position Instruction
Department Liberal Arts
Full-time or Part-time? Part Time
Status Semester
Degree Required Masters
Degree Preferred
Salary $766.66 - $800.00 per credit hour
Estimated Hours per Week

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 13-00422
Open Date 09/12/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Please indicate in short Cover Letter: a.) Discipline(s) you are applying for within Social Sciences, b.) Campus(es) you are interested in opportunities to teach at, and c.) your availability to teach regularly (e.g. you are available only at night, can teach M W F days, only in mornings before noon, etc.)

This posting is for Adjunct appointment at/or within the SLCC geographical region in South-Central Louisiana. Applicants for this posting may be considered for all modes of delivery depending on qualifications, however applicants from outside the SLCC geographical region desiring to apply only for Online teaching opportunities should look for SLCC Online instructional needs posted separately here on the SLCC Human Resources Job Search page.

Attached Transcript must show degree conferred/awarded.

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Other Job Board
    • Our Website
    • Advertisement/Publication
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  2. * Which discipline are you interested in teaching?
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Anthropology
    • Geography
    • Political Science
    • Criminal Justice

Requested Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. List of References
  3. Reference Letter 1
  4. Reference Letter 2
  5. Reference Letter 3
  6. Teaching Philosophy
  7. Writing Samples
  8. Other Documents