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Instructor of Sociology Position, University of South Carolina Aiken

Instructor of Sociology - Criminology or Criminal Justice (Non tenure-track) The University of South Carolina Aiken (UofSC Aiken) invites applications for an Instructor in Sociology with a focus in criminology or criminal justice. This full-time position is a nine-month, renewable appointment to begin August 16, 2021.  Responsibilities include teaching four courses (12 credit hours) per semester where candidates should be prepared to teach Introductory Sociology and courses in the Department of Sociology's criminology and criminal justice concentration. Instructors are also expected to advise undergraduate students and perform service to the department and the university. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.   Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in Sociology with significant graduate [...]

Two Lecturer of Sociology Positions at Georgia State University

The Sociology Department invites applications for two Lecturer positions to teach (primarily) Introduction to Sociology and Introduction to Social Problems, beginning August 2021. In addition to instruction, we expect Lecturers to mentor undergraduate students and participate in departmental governance. These are full-time non-tenure-track teaching positions, with the benefits, rights, and responsibilities of regular faculty and opportunity for promotion.   Located in Atlanta, Georgia State University is an enterprising R-1 university, serving one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation. Our department offers an undergraduate major and an undergraduate minor in sociology; a master’s in Professional Sociology; a master’s in Sociology; and a doctorate in Sociology. We are committed [...]

Assistant/Associate Professor of Sociology Position: Tennessee State University

Assistant/Associate Professor of Sociology Position: Tennessee State University Tennessee State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor rank in sociology beginning August 2021.  Teaching responsibilities are primarily at the undergraduate level.  The standard teaching load is twelve (12) credit hours per semester.  The most desirable fields include medical sociology, urban sociology, and race and ethnic relations.  Some combination of the following skills/experiences is also desirable: online teaching experience, leadership experience, experience working with diverse community organizations, experience or interest in community-based research methods, and GIS.  The successful candidate is expected to engage in research, scholarship, and public service (outreach) activities in the Department of Sociology and the College of [...]

University Fellow Position: University of North Carolina Asheville

University Fellow for Faculty Diversity in Sociology Position Summary To support the development of a more diverse professoriate, the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at UNC Asheville invites applications for the new University Fellowship for Faculty Diversity (University Fellows) Program. The program invites pre-doctoral and post-doctoral candidates looking specifically to take on an academic position at a liberal arts institution which takes equal pride in the excellence of its faculty’s teaching and the quality of its faculty’s scholarship and creative production. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Sociology or be a Ph.D. candidate nearing the completion of their degree (ABD). The University Fellow will teach Introduction to Sociology, along with [...]

Sociology Lecturer Position: The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Announcement of Lecturer Position in Sociology   Lecturer in Sociology The Department of Sociology at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time, one-year lecturer appointment beginning August 2021, with the possibility of renewal for a second year dependent upon performance, funding availability, and need for the position. Ideal candidates will be serious educators and scholars with excellent teaching skills and prior online teaching experience. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in Introduction to Criminology, Introduction to Sociology, and Deviance and Social Control, and possibly, subject to department needs, an additional course in the candidate’s area of expertise. The regular teaching load is four [...]

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: Xavier University of Louisiana

The Department of Sociology at Xavier University of Louisiana invites applicants for a tenure-track entry-level/early career tenure-track position in sociology at the assistant professor level beginning August 2021. The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in Sociology, with a background in Health Disparities and Health Equity. See full posting here The department is particularly interested in candidates who study the systemic mechanisms and human outcomes of health disparities as well as the underlying social inequalities that cause these disparities. The candidates should be prepared to contribute to the “Health, Medicine and Society” program concentration. The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching and research and be able to support HBCU students [...]

Visiting Assistant Professor Position, Davidson College

The Sociology department at Davidson College invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor starting July 1, 2021. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in the Sociology of Health. The successful candidate will teach five courses each year. New Sociology courses and potential contributions to Davidson College's interdisciplinary programs (including Africana Studies, Asian Studies, Environmental Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and Latin American Studies) will be viewed favorably. Candidates are expected to be highly committed to excellence in both undergraduate teaching and scholarly research. Experience teaching undergraduates is strongly preferred. Ph.D. in Sociology should be in hand by June 30, 2021. Please apply online at https://employment.davidson.edu. The [...]

Associate Professor of Sociology Position, University of Virginia

The College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia is launching a new faculty hiring initiative devoted to Race, Justice and Equity, building on a broad range of recent commitments, including an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funded project to hire 10 Tenure/Tenure Track faculty working on the Global South; an expansion and University endowment commitment to the Carter Woodson Institute and Department of African and African-American Studies; the establishment of the Dean’s Doctoral Fellowships to enhance our recruitment of  underrepresented graduate students; and a parallel new project in collaboration with the Mellon Foundation to appoint 30 Race, Justice, and Equity Postdoctoral and Arts fellows [...]

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: The College of Charleston

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in August 2021. Successful candidates will have earned a Ph.D. in Sociology by the time of the appointment. We seek a broadly trained sociologist with a specialization related to children and youth. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach courses in child and youth welfare, protection, and well-being, as well as race, equity, and inclusion. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to teaching within an undergraduate liberal arts and sciences setting and will be expected to teach a combination of courses in their area of specialization as well as introductory sociology [...]

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Health and Society and Sociology Position: Vanderbilt University

Unit: Medicine, Health and Society Position Type: Faculty Location: Nashville, TN URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/81568  Open Date: Dec 8, 2020 Close Date: Jan 8, 2021 The Department of Medicine, Health, and Society (MHS) at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a joint tenure-track Assistant Professor position with MHS and Sociology, to begin fall semester 2021. We seek an interdisciplinary scholar who will have an administrative  home in MHS and teaching and research duties in both MHS and Sociology. Field of specialization is open, with preference for an interdisciplinary social scientist, sociology PhD preferred, who quantitatively studies health disparities and inequities. We are especially interested in scholars whose concentration on health incorporates other research [...]

Two Assistant Professor of Sociology Positions: Appalachian State University

The Department of Sociology at Appalachian State University invites applications for two tenure-track, nine-month faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. Both positions require a PhD in Sociology. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, however the positions require completion of all doctoral requirements in Sociology by the date of appointment. Please note that these positions are based on enrollment and subject to available funding.    For the first position, we seek candidates with research and teaching interest in criminology, deviance, and law. For the second position, we seek candidates with research and teaching interest in one or more of the following areas: political sociology; economic inequality; sociology [...]

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: University of North Carolina Wilmington

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: University of North Carolina Wilmington Brief Summary of Work for this Position The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is embarking on a (multi-year) cluster hire initiative to hire multiple faculty across a range of disciplines (History, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, Film Studies, and Religious Studies) whose scholarly/creative focus is in the area of Race, Racial Inequality, Social Justice, or Africana Studies. Our goal is to instantiate our values of diversity and inclusion as we build regional and national interdisciplinary strengths in these areas. Given our commitment to community engagement and engaged scholarship we seek to appoint faculty who are [...]

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: Birmingham-Southern College

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: Birmingham-Southern College Birmingham-Southern College seeks candidates with a demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate courses for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Sociology position. We are seeking candidates with a teaching and research focus related to Public Health Studies. All candidates should have interest and expertise in teaching “Introduction to Sociology.” Candidates should be able to teach statistics, although experience in teaching statistics is not required. The position will also include the opportunity to teach upper-level electives in the candidate’s area of expertise. Candidates whose work may contribute to the Urban Environmental Studies (UES) Program, Human Rights and Conflict Studies, or Global Comparative Studies as well [...]

Assistant Professor Position – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Assistant Professor Position - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill   Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Assistant Professor Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track Salary Range Dependent on Qualifications Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent Vacancy ID FAC0003295 Posting Open Date 10/08/2020 Application Deadline 11/09/2020 Open Until Filled Yes Proposed Start Date 07/01/2021   Position Summary The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting up to six outstanding tenure track faculty to deepen and expand research and teaching related to racial equity, in parallel with two searches that address historical aspects of American slavery. We seek highly talented faculty whose research and teaching will [...]

Department Head Position, The University of Tennessee at Chatanooga

Department Head Position, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Department: Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies (SCJS) IRIS Position #: 50136601 Description: The Department of Social, Cultural and Justice Studies (SCJS) at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for the position of Department Head at the rank of associate or full professor. This is a tenure-track, 12-month position with appointment to begin July 1, 2021.  The field of specialization is open, but candidates must have a Ph.D. in Anthropology, Criminal Justice/Criminology, Geography, or Sociology. The successful candidate must show evidence of administrative skill and experience and have the ability to foster and [...]