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The School of History and Social Sciences seeks applicants for a tenure track Assistant
Professor of Sociology position, beginning September 1, 2017. A Ph.D. in Sociology
is required by this date. The successful candidate will become part of a small, collegial
department with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. The ability to teach
classes such as race and ethnicity, criminal justice, and social movements is desired,
although we are open to other areas of specialization as well. The normal teaching
load is three courses per quarter. We seek applicants to teach social theory in addition
to her/his areas of specialization and interest, along with introductory sociology.
Responsibilities will also include advising undergraduate sociology majors. A strong
commitment to exemplary teaching at the undergraduate level, scholarship/research
activity, and good interpersonal and collegial skills are expected. Please send letter
of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial is fine), and three current
letters of recommendation via email to: Jason Pigg at firstname.lastname@example.org. (If necessary,
letters may be sent to Jason Pigg, Department of Social Sciences, Louisiana Tech University,
Ruston, LA 71272.) For full consideration, applications should be received by February
17, 2017. Louisiana Tech University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and
women are encouraged to apply. Louisiana Tech University is a member of the University
of Louisiana System.
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