Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: Assistant Professor in Applied Sociology

Hiring Unit:  College of Arts and Sciences

Title/Rank: Assistant Professor

Description of Duties  The Sociology Department at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Applied Sociology, continuing academic year appointment. Preferred focus in diversity, social justice, gender and/or immigration, preferably with methods and statistics knowledge. Teaching includes introductory and advanced sociology courses and our employment relations program that includes an internship final exit requirement. Ph.D. required at time of employment, beginning August 2018.  Persons who have not completed all degree requirements by the beginning of the contract period may be considered for a one-year term interim appointment at the rank of instructor. Salary is commensurate with credentials, qualifications, and experience.

Terms of Appointment:  Continuing academic year (nine month) appointment; tenure eligible.

Source of Funds: State

Salary Range: Commensurate with credentials, qualifications, and experience.

Qualifications Required: A Ph.D in sociology with expertise in Applied Sociology.

Closing Date for ApplicationsReview of Applications will begin in early December and continue until the position is filled.

Submit:  To apply, send letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, three references:

Chair, Applied Sociology Search
Southern Illinois University
Dept. of Sociology, Box 1455
Edwardsville, IL  62026

Electronic submission encouraged:

SIUE is a comprehensive regional university located in the St. Louis Metropolitan Region, and is dedicated to excellence in undergraduate education.

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