Assistant Professor of Sociology
Posted: 11/7/2017 (Employment)
Loyola University Chicago, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Sociology invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor with expertise in the sociology of gender and/or sexuality, beginning in Fall 2018.
Applicants should have expertise in the sociology of gender and/or sexuality. Applicants whose substantive interests also contribute to areas of department need such as urban or religion, with methodological expertise in qualitative or ethnographic methods are also encouraged. Teaching responsibilities shall include courses in the undergraduate core curriculum, courses for sociology majors, and graduate courses. Candidates for the position must clearly demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and teaching and have a record of (or clear potential for) distinguished scholarship, grant-funded research, and student mentorship.
Applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a teaching statement, a research statement, materials demonstrating teaching expertise, samples of scholarly writing, the names and contact information of three references, and a letter of interest outlining the candidate’s qualifications to https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/5662/. Referees will not be contacted immediately but may be at subsequent points in the review process. When uploading application documents, please use the “other document” link to attach teaching materials, research statements, and any additional material, combined in one document.
Address questions to:
Anne Figert, Ph.D., Chair
Department of Sociology
Loyola University Chicago
1032 W. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60660
The position is pending final approval of funding. For information about the department, please visit www.luc.edu/sociology/index.schtml.
Review of applications began on October 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
Location: Loyola University Chicago