Sociology Part Time Faculty

Location
Germantown, MD
Posted
Nov 30, 2016
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Function
Other
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Montgomery College



The Montgomery College, Germantown Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching Sociology.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.

***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis. Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***

• The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as “TBA” does not constitute an assignment.
• The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Managements sole discretion.
• During the academic year part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 11.5 ESH (equivalent semester hour) per semester and no more than 23 ESH per academic year.
• During summer part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 10 ESH (equivalent semester hour) for both sessions combined.

Duties and Responsibilities:



• Teach Introduction to Sociology. A teaching schedule may include early morning, afternoon, evening and online classes.


Required Qualifications:


• Must be eligible to work in the United States without a sponsor.
• A Masters Degree in Sociology
• Experience teaching Sociology to a diverse undergraduate student population
• Evidence of currency in discipline content and pedagogy

Preferred Qualifications:



• A Ph.D. in Sociology or current substantial coursework towards a doctoral degree in Sociology
• Demonstration of teaching innovation and pedagogy of active learning
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
• Ability to incorporate diversity and global considerations into the course subject matter
• Experience in web-based or other distance education instruction is highly desirable

Application Process:



• The application process includes 10 steps.
• Step 10 is a Summary of your information. You can update and edit information up to the closing date for the receipt of applications for a specific job announcement.
• Include dates of employment in your application or attachment.
• Complete a set of pre-screening questions.
• E-sign your application.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:

• Completion of a background check.
• Submission of an official transcript of relevant degree
• Submission of three letters of professional reference

Montgomery College is a tobacco and smoke-free environment

For disability related accommodations please call 240-567-5353 or send an email to: hrstm@montgomerycollege.edu at least two weeks in advance.

Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.