Assistant Professor – Sociology

first_imgAssistant Professor responsibilities include teaching courses inthe Sociology curriculum (which may include online, evening, and/orweekend classes); advising students; maintaining active service andresearch agendas; seeking/securing external funding to supportresearch endeavors; serving in advisory positions for studentorganizations, and participating in committee work in thegovernance of the college and the Sociology program. The idealcandidate must possess a doctorate in Sociology; however, ABDcandidates will be considered. The successful applicant should havesome academic teaching experience and a record of researchactivity. Posting NumberTSU202278 % FTE N/A Essential Duties Summary Official TSU TitleAssistant Professor – Sociology Security Sensitive Position?Yes Posting Details Work Experience Close Date07/15/2020 Education * Do you have at least two (2) years of college or universityteaching experience?YesNo Applicants should be dynamic individuals with a demonstratedability to make significant contributions to departmental growth inthe areas of curricular development, teaching, scholarly activity,and research funding. Applicants must also have a demonstratedcommitment to undergraduate and graduate education in an academicenvironment. Hiring RangeCommensurate with experience. 100% Working conditions require following basic safety precautions.Physical demands include moderate physical activity includingprolonged standing and/or walking, handling moderate weight objectsand/or using or carrying equipment. Work may require routinetravel. * Can you provide documented evidence in teaching, scholarlyand research potential?YesNo UA EEO Statement Desired start datecenter_img Teaches classes in the Department of Sociology. Seeks/Securesexternal funding to support research endeavors. Provides academicadvising for students in the department. Provides academic supportto students in the form of assessment, evaluation, and mentoring.Serves on college/school/ and university committees as required.Performs other job-related duties as required. Grant TitleN/A The applicant must have at least two (2) years of college oruniversity teaching experience and must be committed to upholdingexcellence in teaching, research, and service. Working/Environmental Conditions Special Instructions to ApplicantsOpen to all applicants. It is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a workenvironment that is free from discrimination for all personsregardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protectedveteran status in its programs, activities, admissions oremployment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictlyobserved in all University employment-related activities such asadvertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employmenttraining, compensation, promotion, termination, and employmentbenefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment anddiscrimination in employment based on race, color, religion,gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin,individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protectedveteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance withthe provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws,including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil RightsAct.Manual of Administrative Policies andProcedures Required Licensing/Certification Requires a Doctorate in Sociology from an accredited college oruniversity; ABD’s will be considered. Job Description Summary / TWC Summary Posting Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Open Until Filled (overrides close field)No Position End Date (if temporary) Position Details * Do you have a Doctorate in Sociology from an accreditedcollege or university? ABD’s will be considered.Doctorate in SociologyABDNone of the above Hours of WorkTBA Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResumeCover Letter/Letter of ApplicationOfficial TranscriptsOptional DocumentsOther DocumentReference Letter 1Reference Letter 2Reference Letter 3last_img read more