Hiring Pool - Gerontology

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Hiring Pool - Gerontology
Department Gerontology
FTE .49
FLSA Exempt
Job Type Part-Time
Job EEO Category Faculty
Physical Demands


Job Summary

Classroom and/or online instruction in Gerontology Master’s level courses, and/or gerontology-related courses in the undergraduate Human Services program.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s or doctoral degree in Gerontology, Psychology, Sociology, Human Development and Family Studies, Social Work, or other human services related degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous teaching experience in Gerontology. Applied work in the field of aging in addition to teaching experience is also of benefit.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00266
Position Number
Desired Start Date 08/14/2017
Open Date 08/01/2017
Close Date 04/30/2018
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

The hiring pool may be used to fill vacancies for Fall 2017 through Summer Session 2018. Screening of applications is ongoing and will continue until positions are filled. Interested persons should apply online at http://careers.unco.edu and select “Faculty Job Openings”, then choose “Hiring Pool – Gerontology”. Application documents to be submitted online include: 1) a letter of application stating your qualifications and the instructional areas or courses you would like to be considered for, 2) a resume or curriculum vitae, 3) unofficial copy of graduate school transcripts, and 4) names and contact information of three references.

Salary and Benefits

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits available include health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement programs. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed as 0.5 FTE or above are entitled to and eligible for Dependent Tuition Grants. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.

Additional Requirements

Satisfactory completion of a background check, educational check, and authorization to work in the United States is required after a conditional offer of employment has been made. The successful candidate must submit original transcripts within one (1) month of hire.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree or Ph.D in gerontology or a related human service field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Describe any experience you have working with or on behalf of older adults?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Describe your most successful teaching experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents