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Instructor of Art (Adjunct)

The Division of Liberal Studies is seeking an Adjunct Professor in Art.

Core responsibilities will include teaching 3- 6 credit hours per semester and will include teaching in Lane College’s Evening Adult Program one night per week.

Qualifications: Masters in Fine Arts or Masters in Arts Education is preferred. The successful candidate should have experience in teaching the following course: Art Appreciation.

Appointments: Adjunct appointments will begin in August 2015. Responsibilities include teaching introductory undergraduate courses in art appreciation, beginning drawing, and fundamentals of art.

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with Blackboard, Hybrid Courses, and the ability to utilize innovative modalities for delivering course content.


Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

The Division of Business, Social, & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a permanent faculty member in Criminal Justice.

Core responsibilities will include teaching 12-15 credit hours and academic advising.

Qualifications: Doctorate in Criminal Justice is preferred. Candidates with a Master’s degree and 18 credit hours in Criminal Justice will be considered.

The successful candidate should have experience in teaching a minimum of 3-4 of the following courses: Introduction to Criminal Justice, Criminal Investigations, Corrections, Constitutional Law, Criminology, Ethics in Criminal Justice, Juvenile Corrections, Police Administration.

Appointments: Full-time appointments will begin in August 2015. Responsibilities include teaching 4-5 classes (12-15 hours) each semester, advising, and participating in departmental activities. Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree; PhD preferred. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with Blackboard, Hybrid courses, and the ability to utilize innovative modalities for delivering course content.


Assistant Professor of History

The Division of Business, Social, & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a permanent faculty member in History.

Core responsibilities: Teaching 12-15 credit hours and academic advising.

Qualifications: Doctorate in History is preferred. Candidates with a Masters and 18 credit hours in History will be considered.

The successful candidate should have experience in teaching the following courses: U.S. History and World History.

Appointments: Full-time appointments will begin in August 2015. Responsibilities include teaching 4-5 classes (12-15 hours) each semester, advising, and participating in departmental activities. Minimum qualifications include a Master's degree; PhD preferred. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with Blackboard and utilize innovative modalities for delivering course content.


Lane College is a Charter Member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF). To apply, please submit the following: letter of application; curriculum vitae; contact information for three professional references; and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable with application).

Electronic applications are preferred and should be sent to:

Dr. Michelle Curtain
Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
Lane College
545 Lane Avenue
Jackson, Tennessee 38301
E-mail: vpaa@lanecollege.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Last updated: July 30, 2015

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