Assistant Professor of Sociology
St. Norbert College, a selective, nationally ranked, residential, liberal arts institution with a stable enrollment of 2100 students, invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Sociology beginning August 2018. St. Norbert College offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.
Responsibilities include teaching three classes per semester, advising students, maintaining an active research agenda, and collegial service. We seek a candidate willing to contribute an engaging, project-based, foundational research methods course in a liberal art setting and a course on race, class, and gender; other course assignments will be based on departmental needs and the successful candidate's expertise, and will bring diversity to our current course offerings. Preference will be given to those with interest in mentoring undergraduates as they navigate independent and collaborative research projects. Commitment to excellence in teaching sociology and advising undergraduates in a liberal arts setting is essential.
While preference will be given to candidates who will have completed their Ph.D. by the time of employment, well-qualified ABD candidates are encouraged to apply.
St. Norbert College is a Catholic college rooted in the Norbertine tradition and welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College's mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing "an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development." We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community (www.snc.edu/mission/statement.html).
St. Norbert College is situated on an attractive, riverside campus in De Pere, WI, a community contiguous with the city of Green Bay. The Green Bay metropolitan area has a population of 250,000, offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, is served by its own international airport, and is located 200 miles north of Chicago. For additional information, visit the College website (www.snc.edu).
Send a detailed letter of application addressing fit for the position, CV, teaching portfolio, writing sample, and three letters of reference. Address to: Dr. John Dose, Associate Dean of Social Science, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, De Pere, WI 54115. Electronic applications encouraged: send to Susan Sorensen (Recruitment Coordinator) at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin September 18, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to enhancing the diversity and cultural competency of its students, faculty, staff and administration.