Job Title: Instructor, Sociology

Full Time/Part Time: Part-time (¾ FTE in Fall 2017, ½ FTE in Spring 2018)


Posting Type: Concurrent

Department/Program: Sociology

Description of Position:             

Three sections for Fall 2017 and two sections for Spring 2018.  Course emphasis is on Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Social Theory, and related topics.  Recent post-secondary instructional experience in specified subject areas is preferred.

Required Qualifications:

Minimum Master’s degree in Sociology, Ph.D. in Sociology or related discipline preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain currency and strive for excellence in instructional practices and approaches
  • Maintain currency in relevant subject areas, including global and/or local trends, issues, and opportunities
  • Ensure effective use of available class time, and maintain appropriate office hours to ensure availability for student consultation
  • Maintain collegial working relationships
  • As appropriate, actively seek opportunities to integrate students and learning into organizations and/or the community
  • On an as needed basis, participate actively in program design and review
  • Be a positive and active contributor to the Sociology and Anthropology Department, the Faculty of Social Sciences & Management, and the College

Length of appointment: September 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018

Start Date: September 1, 2017

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructors’ salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Employee Group: LFA

Application Information: Please forward your resume and cover letter, no later than 4:30pm of the closing date to “Apply Here”.

Competition No.: F015-17

Deadline: March 21, 2017

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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