University of Virginia Assistant Professor of Sociology, General Faculty in Charlottesville, Virginia
The University of Virginia’s Sociology Department invites applications for a one-year non-tenure track assistant professor, expected to begin August 25, 2021. The initial one-year appointment may be renewable for an additional year contingent upon funding, satisfactory performance, and departmental teaching needs. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, gender and/or sexuality, inequality, and family. The core responsibilities of this position include teaching six courses per year, three each during the spring and fall terms. The successful applicant will hold a PhD in sociology at the time of the appointment.
Review of applications begins on July 2, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
*Please note that all required documents MUST be uploaded in the resume box.*
Apply online at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs search for requisition #R0025369, (or through Workday for internal applicants), complete the application, and attach the following:
Cover letter of interest that includes a summary of how you meet the stated qualifications, and demonstrated past experience working on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion and/or working with diverse populations.
A statement of teaching philosophy
Three letters of recommendation that the candidate must request be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org .
*Applications that do not have all the required documents will not receive full consideration.*
Questions about this position should be directed to Professor Jennifer Bair at email@example.com . Questions about the application process should be directed to Nicole Robinson, Faculty Search Advisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org .
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