Assistant Professor Of Sociology resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Accommodating educator ready to bring [Number] years of relevant work experience to new [Job Title] position in [Type] field. Skilled in compiling, administering and grading examinations and planning, revising and evaluating course curriculum. Adept at challenging students through in-depth lectures and discussions. Engaging, responsive and flexible instructor possessing solid ability to interact with students through effective communication. Self-directed [Job Title] offering [Number] years of comprehensive experience in [Type] industry. Well-versed in creative instructional strategies successful at fulling engaging students in learning processes. Deeply invested professional with capabilities in preparing flexible lesson plans tailored to needs and abilities of each class. Proficient in use of standard college-level grading systems. Enthusiastic [Job Title] eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of [Task] and [Task] and training in [Skill]. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in [Industry].

  • Course design
  • Student mentoring
  • Teaching techniques
  • Records Maintenance
  • Lecturing expertise
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Microsoft Office
  • Leadership
  • Statistical software proficiency
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Analytical skills
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Data management
  • Computer skills
Work History
Assistant Professor of Sociology, 08/2020 to Current
Loras CollegeDubuque, IA,
  • Monitored course progression by marking and assessing projects, examinations, homework and coursework with fair and equitable grades.
  • Maintained regular scheduled office hours to advise and assist struggling students.
  • Taught social research and methods in compliance with educational standards and regulations to provide optimal support to students.
  • Supervised undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship and research work.
  • Prepared and delivered lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as race and ethnic relations, measurement and data collection and workplace social relations.
  • Served on academic or administrative committees dealing with institutional policies, departmental matters and academic issues.
  • Enhanced student education by implementing new concepts, instructional strategies and educational ideas into classroom environments and trained [Number] new teachers in optimal procedures.
  • Delivered range of instructional programs and course curricula for more than [Number] students each year.
  • Developed, maintained and taught [Number] online courses each semester.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Actively listened to customers, handled concerns quickly and escalated major issues to supervisor.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to all customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications.
  • Developed team communications and information for meetings.
  • Related historical concepts to current events and situations to help students develop appreciation for history.
Community Coordinator, 01/2010 to 12/2020
Yelp Inc.Houston, TX,
  • Supervised activities and events such as [Type] to promote positive community relations.
  • Identified patterns and trends that resulted in undesirable outcomes or compromised program compliance and developed corrective action plans.
  • Gathered information and created materials on such topics as [Type] and [Type] for dispersal within local community.
  • Helped [Job title] with collection and analysis of data for preparation of progress reports.
  • Pleasantly welcomed all individuals, including staff, community leaders and guests.
  • Referred clients to appropriate team members, community agencies and organizations to meet treatment needs.
  • Developed and created programs and monitored effectiveness against individual participant needs.
  • Referred families to shelters, legal resources and educational programs.
  • Worked with senior case managers to coordinate team development activities and trainings.
  • Oversaw staff development through in-depth trainings, workshops, seminars and other learning opportunities.
  • Conducted community workshops to promote different programs and educate public on available services.
  • Recruited, interviewed and hired staff members offering exceptional talent and brought great skills to team.
  • Educated families and community members about domestic violence, including its impact on children.
  • Developed and implemented variety of innovative policies and strategies to promote client self-sufficiency.
  • Developed monthly schedules and assignments for volunteer staff.
  • Coordinated individual referrals to obtain community services, advocated for client needs and resolved roadblocks.
  • Assisted [Job Title] with researching grants and grant writing tasks.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Actively listened to customers, handled concerns quickly and escalated major issues to supervisor.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
Instructor, 01/2015 to 12/2016
Alutiiq LlcHuron, SD,
  • Monitored and evaluated programs, services and activities to support child safety and program quality.
  • Evaluated and revised lesson plans and course content to facilitate and moderate classroom discussions and student-centered learning.
  • Applied various teaching aids to minimize learning gaps and effectively instruct and motivate students.
  • Observed other instructors and lecturers, gathering valuable techniques to be implemented into future lectures and courses.
  • Earned positive feedback from parents regarding classroom instruction and student learning success.
  • Served as positive role model for children in program through appropriate dress, speech, attitude and courtesy.
  • Monitored student progress through test administration and adapted learning plans to optimize progress.
  • Led group of [Number] children in instructional setting, maintaining high standards for behavior and safety.
  • Developed classroom guidelines and assignment rules to communicate expectations.
  • Worked one-on-one with struggling students to optimize classrooms for [Type] students.
  • Educated students on [Area of study] and [Area of study] applying variety of instructional techniques, including hands-on curriculum.
  • Leveraged program curriculum and materials to plan and implement enrichment activities that aligned with program goals.
  • Reviewed class and student records to look for areas in need of improvement and implement plans of action.
  • Initiated new learning methods, promoting total student comprehension while curbing learning time.
  • Implemented and optimized new curriculum and day-to-day instruction to align educational strategies with industry best practices.
  • Orientated children to programs, special events and opportunities while promoting safety, program and disciplinary rules.
  • Created environment that facilitated achievement of development outcomes and promoted and stimulated daily learning.
  • Tested students on materials presented in workshops and classes to assess grasp of material.
  • Worked with average of [Number] participants per class.
  • Oversaw day-to-day operations, including managing curriculum implementation and continuous improvement of industry best practices.
  • Provided clear, informative lectures on [Area of expertise] to classes of [Number] students.
  • Closely tracked student progress in [Software], frequently checking in with struggling students and identifying root causes of problems.
  • Communicated regularly with parents and guardians about student progress, working to involve parents in educational goals.
  • Defined and articulated learning outcomes, including measurements, performance metrics and changes to improve student learning.
  • Created guides and course materials to reiterate lecture information and help students.
  • Optimized learning plans, quantifying student progress through test administration.
  • Drew upon [Area of study] teaching experience and advanced education to function as resource to faculty and students.
  • Administered exams and [Type] assignments to monitor student understanding and progress, implementing systems to fix blocks in comprehension or learning.
  • Created and implemented written and oral assessments.
  • Increased student participation in [Type] programs by effectively facilitating interesting and relevant events.
  • Worked with [Job title] to devise and implement support plans to help [Type] students excel.
  • Decreased learning time by initiating new learning methods and ensuring complete student comprehension.
  • Taught [Area of study] to over [Number] annual students.
  • Collaborated with administration to increase departmental budgets.
  • Demonstrated continued commitment to undergraduate teaching through participation in college community and professional development.
  • Assisted adults in professional development by creating and facilitating training on grammar and composition skills for business writing.
  • Designed [Type] curricula about [Area of study] to increase student interest, resulting in [Number]% increase in class enrollment.
  • Wrote reading lists to optimize student experience and enhance understandings of [Area of study].
Research Assistant, 08/2007 to 12/2010
Brown UniversityProvidence, RI,
  • Recorded data and maintained source documentation following good documentation practices.
  • Summarized search results by preparing written reports, graphs, fact sheets and tables.
  • Performed statistical, qualitative and quantitative analysis.
  • Gathered, arranged and corrected research data to create representative graphs and charts highlighting results for presentations.
  • Collaborated with leadership team to identify relevant questions and determine best methods of collection.
  • Conducted meticulous research to identify information and answer multifaceted questions.
  • Planned, modified and executed research techniques, procedures and tests.
  • Entered data into [Software], modeled results and generated reports.
  • Developed fact sheets, graphs and tables to analyze and summarize survey data.
  • Planned, modified, and executed research techniques, procedures and tests.
  • Distilled large amounts of information and produced reports, spreadsheets and documents outlining key details.
  • Analyzed statistical data using both modern and traditional methods.
  • Completed exhaustive research into [Topic] using databases, physical records and digital resources.
  • Documented procedures and results with high degree of accuracy and precision.
  • Validated incoming data to check information accuracy and integrity while independently locating and correcting concerns.
  • Organized paperwork, including participant-informed consent waivers and research scope documentation.
  • Conducted [research] studies which led to development of [program].
  • Prepared literature for reports, presentations or submission to peer-review journals.
  • Conducted [Type], [Type] and [Type] analyses on regular basis.
  • Stocked, organized and prepared supplies.
  • Wrote and edited data collection forms and questionnaires.
  • Worked with principal investigators to coordinate qualitative research into [Area of study].
  • Set up equipment, organized inventory and maintained facilities.
  • Assisted in research support of data processing operations for large survey research projects.
  • Prepared materials for reports, presentations and submission to peer-reviewed journal publications.
  • Helped team meet regulatory requirements by coordinating documentation and filings.
  • Supported research and development efforts to create new products, equipment and processes.
  • Helped with large survey research projects and provided research support for data processing operations.
  • Generated data models, performed [Type] analysis and helped produce reports outlining results.
  • Supervised undergraduate students working on research projects.
  • Conducted research for proposals and assessed potential impact on constituents.
  • Cataloged data and research into [Type] databases.
  • Collected, prepared and tested wide range of biological samples.
  • Produced actionable information that improved [Area].
  • Performed [Type] experiments and research over course of [Timeframe] to test for [Result] and documented all findings.
  • Evaluated potential subject participants to assess suitability for planned studies.
  • Recruited and screened over [Number] participants for [Type] research and administered psychological tests and demographic surveys.
  • Supported design and implementation of survey instruments such as telephone questionnaires to obtain study information.
  • Performed [Type] analysis on [Type] specimens.
  • Conducted, researched and drafted memos and summaries on [Area of study].
  • Gathered, prepared and evaluated or tested various biological samples.
  • Developed macros, special formulas and other actions to produce reliable and consistent statistical reviews.
  • Conducted legal researched and drafted legal memos and summaries on [Area of study].
Master of Science: Sociology, Expected in
Iowa State University - Ames, IA
  • Thesis: Integration of Hispanic Immigrants in the US
  • Professional development completed in Virtual Pedagogical technique
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology, Expected in
Banaras Hindu University - Varanasi, India,
Ph.D.: Sociology, Expected in 05/2016
Michigan State University - East Lansing, MI,
  • Self Assessed Health among Asian Americans in the US
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets.
  • Documented and resolved [Issue] which led to [Results].
  • Collaborated with team of [Number] in the development of [Project name].

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School Attended

  • Iowa State University
  • Banaras Hindu University
  • Michigan State University

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  • Community Coordinator
  • Instructor
  • Research Assistant


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