Sociology: Visiting Instructor of Sociology - 000080S
Sociology & Anthropology: Visiting Instructor of Sociology - 000080S
The Department of Sociology & Anthropology at the University of Richmond invites applications for a two-semester Visiting Instructor position in Sociology to begin August 2017. Teaching expectations include multiple sections of introduction to sociology, social problems, and social movements. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to high quality undergraduate education. A masters' degree in sociology is required; a Ph.D. is preferred.
Applicants should visit our Careers Site (http://jobs.richmond.edu) to apply. Applicants will be asked to submit electronically a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement describing their teaching experience and interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and names of three references. The teaching statement should highlight the applicant's plans or goals for supporting inclusivity and diversity in the context of an undergraduate liberal arts institution. References will receive an email asking them to submit their reference letters. At least two of the reference letters should address the candidate's teaching experience and/or potential. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body and to modeling an inclusive campus community that values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the department and its programs, see http://socanth.richmond.edu. Questions about the search should be addressed to Elizabeth Ransom, .