Lecturer- Sociology

Boone, North Carolina
Mar 23, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Sociology
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Sociology invites applications for a full time non-tenure-track nine-month Lecturer position beginning August 2017, depending on resource availability. This is a one year appointment, with the possibility of renewal. Candidates, at minimum, should hold a Master’s degree in Sociology.  Instructional duties will include general lower-level sociology courses, with opportunities for teaching in other areas depending on the candidate’s expertise.  Advising and service activities are also required. 

Appalachian State University is a member institution of the sixteen-campus University of North Carolina System.  Located in the scenic mountains of Boone, North Carolina, the university has approximately 18,000 students, primarily in bachelors and master programs in both liberal arts and applied fields.  Appalachian has both a traditional residential campus and a variety of distance education programs. Additional information about the Department of Sociology, Appalachian State University, and surrounding areas may be accessed at: www.appstate.edu.

To apply, please email a letter of application and a current CV with the names and contact information for three references to:

Amy Dellinger Page, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair

Department of Sociology


Initial application review will begin on April 3, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. 

Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation. 

Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations in the application process by contacting Dr. Amy Dellinger Page at pagead@appstate.edu or 828-262-2293.  Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditional upon the University’s receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.  Documentation of identity and employability of the applicant will be required before the hiring process can be finalized.

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