University of Tampa — Assistant Professor of Sociology

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Position Summary: The Department of History, Sociology, Geography and Legal Studies at The University of Tampa invites applications for a full time, tenure track position in Sociology at the Assistant Professor level to begin August, 2017. We seek someone with training and experience in applied sociology who will support the accredited concentration in Applied Sociology and who shares a commitment to innovative teaching, high quality scholarship and civic engagement. All areas of specialization will be considered, with preference given to skills in medical sociology and demography.

Responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester, scholarship, student advising, and department and university service. Faculty members have the opportunity to teach in the summer for additional compensation.

Position Qualifications: While candidates who are ABD can apply, the successful candidate must have their Ph.D. completed prior to their appointment in August 2017.

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Applications must include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, at least one teaching evaluation, your teaching philosophy, and a copy of your graduate transcript.

In addition, applicants will be requested to enter name and email address information for three (3) reference providers.

The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University encourages applications from underrepresented group members.