Location: Alfred, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Sep 14 2016 Job Description:
The Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach a range of upper-level and lower-level courses in Sociology, both in-class and on-line. The primary focus of this position is teaching, and the ideal candidate is one who is committed to full-time undergraduate teaching. Additional faculty responsibilities include student advisement, assessment, university service and on-going professional development
Applicants must have a Masters in Sociology or closely-related field at the time of appointment with undergraduate college-level teaching experience. A commitment to undergraduate college teaching is essential. A terminal degree and experience with on-line teaching are preferred.
Project-based learning is a cornerstone of our Alfred State culture. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think. As a result, Alfred State has a 99% employment and transfer rate. Many of our programs lead to internships with area companies. We also offer job placement services and very active academic advising and counseling. In our most recent placement ...survey, 99% of our graduates either found jobs or went on to pursue four-year degrees.Being well-prepared and work-ready gives ASC students a significant head start on life and in their professional careers. Employees consistently marvel at how ASC graduates are able to hit the ground running; making an ASC degree worth more in the marketplace.