Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology, Specialization in Global Inequalities

Greensboro, North Carolina (US)
Sep 08, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Sociology
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Sociology invites applications for a full-time tenure tack position at the rank of Assistant Professor with expertise in Global Inequalities for an August 2018 appointment.

The successful candidate will be expected to regularly teach courses in inequality with a global emphasis in the department’s BA and MA programs in Sociology. Faculty in Sociology typically carry an annual five course load. Applicants must demonstrate promise of distinguished scholarship and excellence in teaching, as well as a commitment to seeking external funding.

Candidates must hold or anticipate a Ph.D. in Sociology by August 1, 2018. Candidates for whom the Ph.D. has not been conferred as of August 1, 2018 will be considered for an initial appointment at the rank of non-tenure track Instructor.

To apply visit: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu and click on “Faculty”, and then posting 998939. Applications should include a letter of application, teaching portfolio, curriculum vitae, examples of scholarly work, and contact information for three or more references.

If you have questions about the position, please contact the chair of the search committee, Dr. Sarah Daynes at scdaynes@uncg.edu.

Initial review of applications will begin on November 20, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. UNC Greensboro, one of 16 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a research university. UNCG is a Minority Serving Institution, with an undergraduate student body consisting of 28% African Americans and 8% Latino/a American.

UNCG and the Sociology Department foster an environment for collaboration across departments and schools and support community-engaged research. At UNCG we are proud of the diversity of our student body, and seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position.

UNCG is located in a metropolitan area of more than 1.6 million in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, between the Atlantic Ocean and the Blue Ridge Mountains.

UNCG is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/D/V employer and strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.

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