Minimum salary for this position is $3,413.50 per course. The University of Michigan-Flint Sociology Program seeks to fill a one semester LEO Lecturer I position to teach SOC 203, Technology and Society, for the Fall 2018 semester. SOC 203 is a 3 credit course that employs historical and current examples from a broad range of international and cultural contexts to examine the social dimensions of technology, including how technology influences societies and social relations. The course focuses on such issues as the impacts of technology on everyday life, social interaction, social institutions, social order and conflict, international relations, and ethical/philosophical challenges posed by technological change. It is cross-listed with Engineering and has a Social Science General Education designation. The class meets Monday and Wednesday, 2:30-3:45. The first class is September 5 and the last is December 10, 2018. The Final Exam is scheduled for December 17, 2018 at 1:30.
Master’s Degree in Sociology required.
ABD Status or PhD preferred.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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