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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Sociology

Job Details

Lane College - Jackson, TN
Graduate Degree


Position:                       Adjunct Assistant Professor of Sociology

Department:                 Social Sciences

Reports to:                   Chair of the Department of Social Sciences

FSLA Classification:   Exempt

Department of Social Sciences at Lane College is accepting applications for the Adjunct position in Sociology. The Adjunct will work closely with the Department of Social Sciences faculty to Implement and instruct students using various instructional modes for traditional, hybrid or online setting.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute teaching strategies, monitor and evaluate student progress, and maintain accurate student records.
  • Advise and mentor students.
  • Participate in department, division, and college meetings.
  • Attend scheduled Department, division, and college staff meetings.
  • Contribute to the College and community environment.
  • Teach one to three courses ( 3 to 9 hours).



  • Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in Sociology
  • A doctorate in Sociology is preferred.
  • Ability to teach Sociology courses.
  • Familiarity with Blackboard Ultra
  • Excellent computer, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Sitting for long periods of time, walking, climbing stairs, bending and stretching may be required at a minimum of1% of the time.

Candidate should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and contact information for 3 references that are willing to evaluate the candidate’s ability to teach.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.