Assistant Professor of Sociology - Tenure Track

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Assistant Professor of Sociology - Tenure Track

The Division of Social Sciences at Mount Saint Mary College (NY) is seeking applications for one (1) tenure track Assistant Professor of Sociology with a start date of January, 2020.

Primary Responsibilities  

Mount Saint Mary College places a priority on the balance of excellence in teaching, dedication to scholarship, commitment to student engagement, as well as service to the college and community. In addition to teaching 12 credit hours (4 courses) of course work each semester, faculty members are expected to maintain active participation in research, provide academic advisement for students, and be involved in college service.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Sociology; ABDs with an expectation of degree completion by January, 2020 may be considered. Candidates should have higher education teaching experience and/or the expertise to teach both introductory-level courses and upper-level courses in Sociology. Expertise and/or interest in healthcare institutions is preferred.
Application Materials & Procedure  

Please apply through the MSMC employment page (, and include a 1-2 page letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (may be unofficial at this time). Three letters of recommendation will be requested after initial interviews. 

For full consideration applications must be received by June 30th.

Mount Saint Mary College is a four-year liberal arts college located in the beautiful Hudson Valley region of New York State, overlooking the Hudson River, 60 miles north of New York City. Preparing students for personal and professional success, the College offers bachelor and master degree programs in healthcare, business, education, social services, communication and media, the liberal arts, and more.   


Salary based on experience. AA/EOE

Mount Saint Mary College is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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Posted: 12/25/2018
Application Due: 11/26/2019
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