Location: SCSU Main Campus, 720 Fourth Avenue South, St. Cloud MN 56301
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Fixed Term
The Department of Sociology seeks a fixed-term/non-probationary faculty member to support the sociology major. We are seeking someone who can 1) teach upper division undergraduate level Sociology of Health and Illness and Sociology of Age and Aging course; and 2) teach lower-level undergraduate courses in the Liberal Education Program (LEP) with a primary responsibility in teaching Principles of Sociology, Social Problems, or Environmental Sociology courses. The successful candidate will teach 12 credits per semester (four courses per semester or equivalent). For a description of our program, see website: Sociology.
ABD (all but dissertation completed) in Sociology or closely related field by the first day of employment.
Record of successful college-level teaching and assessment experience, including coursework and/or research from an applied perspective.
Demonstrated experience with online teaching and assessment.
Preparation to teach Sociology of Health and Illness and Sociology of Age and Aging.
Evidence of demonstrated ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Completed PhD in Sociology.
Preparation to teach Principles of Sociology, Environmental Sociology, and/or Social Problems coursework.
Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State is an award-winning regional public university and proud member of the Minnesota State Universities & Colleges system. The 100-acre campus is about an hour northwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul, along the oak-crowned west bank of the Mississippi River. St. Cloud State students prepare for life, work and citizenship by exploring the world around them and making it better. St. Cloud State employees value active and applied learning, community engagement, sustainability, and global and cultural understanding. These commitments complement more than 200 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, 60 graduate programs and 250 student clubs and organizations. St. Cloud State began as a normal school in 1869 and became St. Cloud State Teachers College in 1921. Bachelor's degrees were first offered in 1925. Master's degrees debuted in 1957. In 1975, the institution became St. Cloud State University. In recent years, the University added applied doctoral programs in Higher Education Administration and Educational Administration and Leadership. A diverse mix of students from Midwestern towns and U.S. metropolitan areas are learning alongside more than 1,000 international students from about 80 nations.
Additional information on St. Cloud State University can be found here.
Why Work For Us
Help students achieve their educational dreams. We are looking for diverse people with passion, who are engaged, serious in the work of helping those who strive and desire a college education to achieve their goals
Desired Start Date: 08/17/2021
Internal Number: 2540
About Saint Cloud State University
St. Cloud State prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century. In our rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Our 200 academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and education abroad choices on six continents emphasize hands-on learning through community engagement and close interaction with professors. Couple that with support from the Career Services Center and you have a clear path to a career. Our 100-acre campus is between downtown St. Cloud and the Beaver Islands, a group of more than 30 islands that form a natural maze for a two-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.