The Gerontology Program in the Department of Social Work invites applications for an adjunct instructor in the graduate Gerontology program. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced professional with expertise in elder law to teach our Elder Law for Gerontological Professionals course. The online course is taught over a 7.5-week period from August through October.
Duties and responsibilities of the position include:
Instruct and guide the class in an efficient and effective manner
Use course materials in Canvas effectively
Maintain accurate records of student work and attendance
Maintain a safe and orderly learning environment
Grade and return student work in a timely manner
Counsel students regarding their grades and progress in the course
Comply with the university’s professional development procedures for online instructors
The successful candidate must meet the SACSCOC guidelines for teaching graduate classes, which is a terminal degree in the field of instruction, or a combination of a graduate degree and significant work experience in the field. Preferably, the candidate will be an elder law attorney or have experience working in an elder law practice.
Because this position will teach exclusively in the fully online Gerontology Program, the following will also be sought:
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