Sociology Adjunct Faculty for SOC 111 (Introductory Sociology) and SOC 112 (Social Problems) – 124276

Brigham Young University


Job Title : Sociology Adjunct Faculty for SOC 111 (Introductory Sociology) and SOC 112 (Social Problems)

Job Classification:  Adjunct Faculty – Teaching (BYU Online)

Posting close date: June 19, 2023

Start date of this position: August 7, 2023

Required Degree : Bachelor’s degree required; MS degree preferred.  Degree must be in Sociology.  Must have required degree by start date.

Experience : Prior experience teaching university classes preferred.

Duties/Expectations : The BYU Sociology Department invites applicants to fill a part-time position beginning Fall semester 2023 teaching BYU Online and BYU Independent Study. This position is to teach SOC 111 (Introductory Sociology) for BYU Online and BYU Independent Study and SOC 112 (Social Problems) for BYU Independent Study. The position requires the adjunct faculty member to hold office hours for students and be available via email to communicate with students, faculty, and office staff.

Information required at the time of application – Please list the individual contact information for each of your three recommenders on the faculty application. At some point during the selection process, they may be contacted to submit their letters of reference electronically.

Please direct any questions to Dr. Curtis Child ([email protected]), 2008 JFSB BYU Sociology Department, Brigham Young University, Provo UT 84602

Document(s) required at the time of application – Please attach your Curriculum Vitae, cover letter, teaching interests (optional) and evidence of teaching effectiveness (optional and preferred, if available), such as student ratings, to the faculty application.


Equal Opportunity Employer: m/f/Vets/Disability

Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer . All faculty are required to abide by the university’s Honor Code and Dress & Grooming Standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Successful candidates are expected to support and contribute to the academic and religious missions of the university within the context of the principles and doctrine of the affiliated church.

All new employees who are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be required to hold and be worthy to hold a current temple recommend.

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