Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Introduction to Sociology

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • London Correctional Institute

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking part-time adjunct faculty to teach an undergraduate Introduction to Sociology course as part of our prison education program located in College Hall at the London Correctional Institute (LoCI) in London, Ohio.  This 6-week course will be taught in a face-to-face format beginning with our Fall 2023 term. Classes typically meet one day per week during daytime or evening hours. The successful applicant will receive training on how to interact with inmates.

Preferred qualifications for the position include a doctorate degree in sociology or a closely related field. However, all will be considered who have at least 18+ graduate-level credit hours in sociology or a closely related field. Excellent teaching evaluations and previous online teaching experience are also required. 

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.