Teaching Assistant Professor
Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Sociology - 316500
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID: FAC0002246
Position Summary: The Department of Sociology at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking to hire a Teaching Assistant Professor. This is a two-year fixed term position with a 3-3 a teaching load. Successful candidates should have a record of outstanding teaching and will be expected to teach a mix of lower and upper division undergraduate courses.
Education Requirements: PhD in Sociology or relevant discipline
Qualification and Experience: We seek a faculty member who can contribute to one or more areas of department instructional needs: lower level courses (e.g., Intro/Sociological Perspectives, Race and Ethnic Relations) and those that meet the requirements for our major in Management and Society (e.g., Stratifications, Organizations, Economic Sociology), minor in Social and Economic Justice, and/or our new minor in Health and Society (e.g., U.S. Population Health). There is flexibility in the specific courses, depending on an instructor's interest and background.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: Sara Cockerham
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Instructions for Applicants: Applicants should submit a letter of application indicating their teaching and research interests, a curriculum vitae, a teaching portfolio that includes a statement of their pedagogical approach, and course materials (syllabi, student evaluations), and the names and contact information for three references.