- Instructional (Faculty)
Closes: Monday, November 9, 2020
Target Start Date
Expected Work Hours
Minimum: Master's degree in Sociology or a master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in the disciplinary field of Sociology from a regionally accredited institution; must be committed to the community college "open door" philosophy and adhere to research-based teaching practices that promote academic excellence in teaching and learning.
Preferred: Master's degree with 18 graduate hours in Sociology and 18 graduate hours in Psychology from a regionally accredited institution. If the candidate does not possess the 18 graduate hours in Psychology, then the successful candidate should be willing to obtain the additional 18 graduate hours. Two years teaching experience in Sociology and Psychology; Blackboard and community college teaching experience. Preference will be given to a qualified individual with a multi-disciplinary social sciences background. Experience working with the diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of students.
OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
The primary purpose and function of this position is to deliver instruction and support student success. Develop course syllabi, outlines, and lesson plans for curriculum courses assigned. Review and select appropriate textbooks and instructional materials and media for the classes to be taught. Develops lectures, classroom activities, laboratory, hands-on exercises, and/or actual work site exercises for students to participate and learn. Monitors and records student progress in courses. Administers tests or other evaluation methods to students; grades and gives feedback on exercises, homework assignments, and tests. Keeps records of student attendance. Serves as advisor to assigned students.
How to Apply
MUST READ Special Instructions and Additional Information to Applicants:All applications for this position must be submitted directly via our online application system at https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/halifaxcc. Applications submitted through third party sites will not be accepted. Application packets for employment must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. If multiple applications are submitted to an individual posting, only the most recent application received prior to the posting close date will be accepted. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of state applications. "See Attached Resume", etc. will result in an incomplete application. Resumes, cover letters, and all transcripts listed on application must be uploaded with your application.To receive credit, all relevant experience must be included in the work history section of the application. Any information omitted from the application but included in the resume will not be considered for qualifying credit. Persons eligible for Veteran's Preference must submit a copy of Form DD-214.