Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology/Anthropology - College of Wooster in Wooster Ohio

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College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio 44691

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology invites applications for a one-year visiting position as an assistant professor of sociology or anthropology.  There is a possibility that the position will be renewed after the first year.  The primary teaching responsibilities of this position are courses on race and ethnicity in the United States, as well our introductory sociology or anthropology course.  Preference will be given to candidates who can also teach courses in at least two of the following areas: social statistics, ethnographic methods, inequality, urban studies, masculinities, education, and medicine.  Areas of research and specialization are open.  The teaching load is 3 courses per semester.  A Ph.D. in sociology or anthropology, and teaching experience, are highly desirable.  Applications should include: letter of interest, CV, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and teaching evaluations.  Application materials should be submitted electronically to Santha Schuch, Administrative Coordinator, Sociology and Anthropology Department, at  Review of applications will begin January 15, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.

The College of Wooster is an independent college of the liberal arts and sciences with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. The College values diversity, strives to attract qualified women and minority candidates, and encourages individuals belonging to these groups to apply. Wooster seeks to ensure diversity by its policy of employing persons without regard to age, sex, color, race, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or political affiliation. The College of Wooster is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Employment is subject to federal laws requiring verification of identity and legal right to work in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act. The College of Wooster is a drug-free workplace.

Keyword Phrases

  • Sociology
  • ethnographic methods
  • Anthropology
  • inequality
  • race
  • urban studies
  • ethnicity
  • social statistics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 1/15/2014