Sociology Half Time Visiting Position

New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 15, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Sarah Lawrence College invites applications for a half time, visiting position in Sociology starting in Fall 2021.  We are seeking a candidate whose teaching and research interests are in Disability Studies and one of the following related areas: Medical Technologies, Health Policy/Activism, and/or Sociology of the Body. We are especially interested in candidates who combine strong theoretical training with rigorous qualitative or quantitative analysis and can incorporate research methods into their teaching. We would like at least one of the courses to be in a lecture format, the other will be a seminar.


Sarah Lawrence is a co-educational liberal arts college with a unique pedagogy based on small classes and individual tutorials. Candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and to development of the research, writing and analytical skills of their students.


Applicants should either have a PhD or be ABD in Sociology or in a related Interdisciplinary field. College level teaching experience is required. The application should include the following:  CV, cover letter including statement of teaching and research interests, teaching evaluations, two course descriptions and sample syllabi relevant to the position, two letters of recommendation and copy of official transcripts. Applications must be received by April 8, 2021; however, we will begin interviewing as qualified applications come in.


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Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals.


Sarah Lawrence College is located in southern Westchester County, 25 minutes by train from midtown Manhattan, NYC. For further information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our web site at


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