Position Summary Susquehanna University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to start in August 2018. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in sociology or a related field, with a research focus related to Social Justice and Inequalities, is required. Preference will be given to candidates capable of developing curriculum in Criminology or Health and Human Services and contributing to existing interdisciplinary programs across the university, including Health Care Studies, Public Policy, Environmental Studies, or International Studies. Demonstrated success or evidence of potential to excel in teaching and advising undergraduates is essential, as is ongoing scholarly productivity and institutional service. The position will be responsible for courses including quantitative research methods, introductory sociology, and our senior seminar course, as well as others matching departmental needs and candidate interests. There will also be an opportunity to develop upper-level courses in the candidate's specialty area. Standard three-course load per semester. The Department of Sociology & Anthropology strongly values faculty-student collaborative research and professional mentorship.
Required Qualifications Ph.D. in Sociology or a related field, with a research focus related to Social Justice and Inequalities.
Special Instructions to the Applicant Please submit curriculum vitae, statement of teaching objectives and research interests, a statement on how the applicant will contribute to the university's commitment to diversity and inclusion, and three letters of recommendation online at https://jobs.susqu.edu/. Any inquiries should be sent to the department head, Dr. Shari Jacobson, firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on October 16, 2017.