Assistant Professor of Sociology
Posted: 7/18/2017 (Employment)
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Sociology to begin in Fall 2018. We especially encourage applicants with an interest in the comparative study of race and ethnicity, inequality, culture, globalization, organizations, or law to apply. The Department seeks a candidate with experience in quantitative methods.
The position has a 2-2 teaching load and the successful candidate will teach courses at all levels of the curriculum including quantitative methods. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of strong teaching at the undergraduate level and experience mentoring students who are broadly diverse with regard to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, nationality, sexual orientation, and religion. We expect the candidate to have an active research agenda.
Applications must be made online at https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu/. Please submit a letter of application detailing research and teaching interests, a writing sample (up to 25 pages), a statement of mentoring a diverse student body (1-2 pages) and a curriculum vitae. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference submitted on their behalf. Electronic prompts to referees will be generated automatically after the completed application has been submitted. Applications must be received by October 2, 2017 in electronic form.
Location: Mount Holyoke College