Assistant Professor of Sociology (Tenure Track)

Location
Salem, Marion County
Posted
Jul 02, 2014
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Sociology
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Willamette University's Department of Sociology invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2015. We seek candidates with combined teaching and research expertise in either Sociology of Education or Sociology of Health and Medicine, and in particular candidates who do work on social or racial disparities in health or education. Teaching responsibilities include five courses annually. The candidate will support the Sociology Department's core curriculum, including either qualitative or quantitative methods, and the general education program, as well as offer some core courses in her/his areas of specialization. To learn more about the department, faculty, staff and students visit www.willamette.edu/cla/sociology. Founded in 1842, as the first University in the West, Willamette takes full advantage of its location in the heart of the Willamette Valley, in Salem, across the street from the state capitol, and a one-hour drive from Portland, Eugene, the Oregon Coast and the Cascade Mountains. The 72-acre campus consists of an undergraduate college of liberal arts together with professional schools in law and business management. To learn more about Willamette University, visit http://www.willamette.edu Promise of teaching excellence required. PhD required, preferably completed by August 2015. Application Deadline: Application materials will be accepted until September 12, 2014. If you need assistance applying for this position, please contact Human Resources, human-resources@willamette.edu or 503.370.6210. We will be conducting initial short interviews at the American Sociological Association's Annual Meeting through the Employment Service in August 2014. To learn more and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.willamette.edu/postings/1249

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