Assistant Professor of Sociology & Sociology Program Director

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Assistant Professor of Sociology & Sociology Program Director

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Psychology & Sociology



Job Summary/Description:

The tenure-track Assistant Professor role requires candidates to teach courses both face-to-face and online, conduct research in areas of their expertise or interest, advise students, and participate in university service through program assessment, committees and other avenues. Performance of job in San Angelo is required. Must be willing to teach online courses.

Typical Duties/Job Duties:

Teach a 12-hour course load equivalent per semester of undergraduate and sociology classes. Participate in student advising. Develop new courses in areas of candidate’s expertise and interest as needed. Develop a student-centered research program. Provide department and university service as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Required: Extensive knowledge in sociology, broadly defined. Have the necessary skills, expertise, and interest in university teaching and conducting research in sociology broadly defined. Area(s) of specific expertise within sociology are not specified. Highly Desirable: Experience in the delivery of online education. Experience in or willingness to engage in periodic program and core course assessment activities and offer practical growth strategies for the sociology program. Experience in managing programmatic research and mentoring students in the conduct of their own research.

Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD degree in Sociology. ABD candidates are acceptable provided the PhD degree can be reasonably obtained within the first 12 months after hire date.

EEO Statement:

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected].

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Posted: 11/4/2020
Application Due: 3/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time