Full-Time Faculty, Sociology

Job description

The University of North Alabama Department of Sociology and Family Studies invites applications for a full-time faculty member to begin in fall of 2019.  Candidates must hold a Master’s degree in Sociology, but preference will be given to those with a Ph.D. or who are nearing completion of a Ph.D. Candidate must be able to teach classes in traditional and online format.

We seek candidates with a strong commitment to high quality undergraduate education. The person hired for this position will teach courses in the general education curriculum and be qualified to teach courses in the areas of family studies, aging and life course. Secondary areas could include one of the following subfields: inequality, criminology. The individual will also contribute to advising sociology majors and participate in recruitment activities on campus. The visiting instructor position is for a one semester appointment, with the possibility of renewal. The instructor will be evaluated annually to determine reappointment. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

To apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/5057.  Applications will only be accepted through this system.  Please be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, and reference list at the time of application.  Transcripts and three letters of reference are also required, but may be provided after the initial application.  For questions, please email [email protected] or call the Office of Human Resources at 256-765-4291 and select option #2.

UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed.  UNA is a smoke-free campus.




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Posted: 11/29/2018
Application Due: 1/28/2019
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