Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

Posted: 9/2/2018 (Employment)

Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington announces a one-year (with possibility of renewal) visiting faculty position in Sociology, effective August 2018. Ph.D. strongly preferred. Course load is five courses per year. The successful candidate will offer two sections of Social Problems and will participate in the senior thesis sequence. Other elective courses are open.

The online application will prompt submission of these required materials: a letter of application addressing the candidate’s qualifications for the position; curriculum vitae; and complete sets of teaching evaluations or other evidence of demonstrated or potential excellence in undergraduate instruction. Candidates selected for an interview will also be asked to provide three professional references.

The application should address the candidate’s interest in working at a liberal arts college with undergraduates, majors as well as non-majors, at all levels of instruction. In addition, because Whitman College is committed to cultivating a diverse learning community, applicants should explain how their classroom and scholarly practices will serve to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment.

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Location: Whitman College