Instructor – Sociology (Tenure Track)

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION:  Behavioral/Social Sciences

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Department of Behavioral/Social Sciences seeks a highly motivated candidate to teach courses in Sociology.  In addition to a teaching load of 15 contact hours per semester, plus 5 office hours per week, the candidate will participate in departmental, college and appropriate professional activities.  Innovative and knowledgeable individuals with demonstrated experience in instructional technology, distance learning, and student-centered approaches to course and program development are encouraged to apply.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A Master’s degree in Sociology is required; a PhD is strongly preferred.  One year teaching experience is also required.


SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary $57,415 plus competitive benefits. (Hiring is subject to the availability of funds). 

TO APPLY:   Please send a resume, cover letter, and 3 letters of recommendation to:  Please indicate “Instructor- Sociology (Tenure Track)” in the subject line of the email or mail to:                       

Director, Human Resources
Westchester Community College
Administration Building – Suite 111
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, NY  10595
Fax: (914) 606-7838  

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Priority will be given to applications received by January 21, 2014.   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.