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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Louisiana Tech University adheres to the equal opportunity provisions of federal and civil rights laws, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.

The Title IX Coordinator is Carrie Flournoy, President's Office, Wyly Tower 1620; phone: (318) 257-3785; e-mail flournoy@latech.edu.

The 504 Coordinator is Annie Jantz, Coordinator of Special Programs and Assistant to the VP of Student Advancement, Keeny Hall 305; phone: (318) 257-2445; e-mail ajantz@latech.edu.

Successful applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. Individuals with disabilities needing special accommodations concerning accessibility or application materials/procedures should contact the Human Resources Office for assistance. Telephone (318) 257-2235.

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 jpigg@latech.edu. (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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