Lecturer - Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs New York

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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, New York

United States


Detailed Job Description

Skidmore College is a highly regarded, selective, independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts College. Located in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York, Skidmore sits on a pristine campus of over 750 acres near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Saratoga Springs is a not-so-well-guarded secret of rich tradition accented with an abounding youthful feeling. The college's unique location makes it the perfect place for those who desire the peace of country-like living as well as the excitement and activity accessible in nearby larger cities. Skidmore College offers its employees opportunities for professional and personal growth, a very competitive benefits package, and the ability to positively impact the community.

The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!

Job Summary

Skidmore College invites applications for instructors to teach one or two courses for fall 2016. We seek applicants who can teach one or two of the following courses: Introduction to Sociology; Femininities and Masculinities; Introduction to Race, Class, and Gender.

In keeping with Skidmore's strategic initiatives to enhance the diversity of our campus community, we particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information about our curriculum, go to: http://catalog.skidmore.edu/preview_entity.php?catoid=6&ent_oid=283

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications


Required Applicant Documents

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
List of Three References

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Keyword Phrases

  • Sociology
  • Lecturer
  • Creative Thought Matters
  • Fostering a Diverse & Inclusive Community
  • Country-style living; big city access
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description