Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

Job description

The Department of Sociology at the University of the Pacific invites applications for a full-time, one-year teaching position as a Visiting Professor beginning mid-August 2018. A PhD in sociology or a related discipline is required by the time of appointment. Salary is commensurate with experience, and includes the option of receiving additional compensation for summer teaching. This position includes health, dental and vision benefits, as well as conference travel support during the academic year.

The successful candidate will teach six undergraduate courses over the academic year. The ability to teach in one or more of the following areas is preferred: Introduction to Sociology, Culture and Society, Deviant Behavior, Family and Marriage, Prejudice and Racism, Social Organizations, Social Services, Research Methods, Sex and Gender, and Criminology.

The department values diversity and appreciates the perspective that members of a diverse community can bring to enhance undergraduate learning. Qualified candidates should have demonstrated experience working with a diverse community of learners. For more information about Pacific’s Sociology Department, visit:

For full consideration, applications must be received by May 18, 2018. 
Inquiries can be directed to the department chair, Ethel Nicdao [email protected]




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Job No: F00141
Posted: 5/9/2018
Application Due: 7/8/2018
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