Assistant Professor of Sociology or 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 full-time, tenure-track position in sociology or anthropology.  Appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level, and will begin August 2015.  The primary teaching responsibilities of this position are courses on race and ethnicity in the United States, as well as our introductory course(s).  Preference will be given to applicants who are also able to teach courses in at least two of the following areas: social statistics, inequality, and urban studies.  The ability to contribute to interdepartmental programs, such as Africana Studies or Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies is highly desirable.  This position will also be expected to participate in the College's First-Year Seminar program and the advising of senior theses.  Areas of research and specialization are open.  A Ph.D. in sociology or anthropology, and teaching experience, are preferred, but ABDs will be considered.  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, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, at   Questions about the position should be directed to Anne Nurse, Chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, at  Review of applications begins November 15, 2014 and will 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. Drug-free workplace.

Keyword Phrases

  • sociology
  • inequality
  • anthropology
  • urban studies
  • social statistics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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