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Adjunct Instructor

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Adjunct Instructor
Department Sociology, Anthropology, Philosophy
Full Time or Part Time? Part - Time
Position Number tbd
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Purpose of Position

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Philosophy invites applications for a part-time Adjunct Instructor in anthropology, sociology, philosophy, and religious studies

Primary Responsibilities

Candidates must be prepared to teach one or more of the following classes:

introduction to cultural anthropology;

introduction to archaeology (prehistory);

world cultures;

introduction to sociology;

sociology of global inequalities;

philosophy, individuals, and society;

introduction to logic;

philosophers, cultures, and creativity,

philosophy of ethics;

information ethics

health care ethics; or

world religions and cultures.

Courses may be offered on NKU’s campus, online, or at area high schools


M.A. in anthropology, sociology, philosophy, or religious studies required.

Completed applications will be kept on file for future opportunities.

Please submit your application with a cover letter, vitae, and the names of at least three professional references.

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Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled

Minimum Education Master's Degree
Preferred Education Master's Degree

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2013P028
Job Open Date 10/02/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Other