These qualifications, skills and abilities are critical for success in this position.
Throughout the screening process, you will be evaluated based on the demonstration of these qualifications.
In a cover letter, please clearly describe your experience with the following qualifications:
● A minimum of two years of college-level teaching experience
● Ability to create a learning environment for students inclusive of diverse cultural, social, economic and
● Commitment to the use of innovative instructional techniques and technologies
● Ability to work collegially and collaboratively with Sociology colleagues across the district on program review, program assessment, curriculum development, and other non-instructional faculty responsibilities
● Continuous professional growth and development
To be considered, your application must demonstrate these minimum qualifications. (Experience is calculated based on the start and end dates you provide multiplied by the number of hours per week worked).
● Master's degree in Sociology or a sub-discipline of Sociology (i.e. demography, urban studies, criminology,
gerontology, peace studies, women’s studies, or as defined by the SAC). The sub-discipline degree must
have at least 32 hours of graduate-level coursework in Sociology, with not more than half in research
● Social Work and other social science disciplines, such as Anthropology, Psychology, or Political Science are
not considered sub-disciplines of Sociology.
This list of degree areas may not be inclusive as there are other degree areas that may be appropriate.
The Division Dean, in consultation with the Faculty Department Chair, will make a recommendation to the Dean of
Instruction about the applicability of a particular degree that is outside the scope of this list.