A&S-SOC-PROFESSOR AND CHAIR-
Job location: Coral Gables, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-09-04
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The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.
The University of Miami is searching for a senior scholar (Professor) in Sociology in one of the three fields of specialization in which the department has existing strengths: Criminology; Medical Sociology; and Race, Ethnic Relations, and Immigration. Candidates must demonstrate a distinguished record of research and teaching, including external grant/contract funding if appropriate to their field; furthermore, they must possess proven leadership and administrative skills. The successful candidate will assume the administrative position of Chairperson of the department beginning in Fall 2020 in a dynamic community of scholars that pursue research and educate undergraduate students who major and minor in Sociology and Criminology; Master’s students in Criminology & Criminal Justice; and PhD students in the three areas mentioned above.
Please apply to this position through the University's Faculty Careers Website: https://umiami.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UMFaculty. For your application, please submit a letter expressing interest in this position and describing qualifications and experience, a current curriculum vitae, and names of three potential references. Preference will be given to applications received on or before October 11, 2019, although we will continue to consider applications until the position is filled. Inquiries may be addressed to Maria Galli Stampino, Interim Chair, email@example.com.The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.