Three-Year Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Colby College

Colby College
Maine, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jan 11, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Sociology at Colby College is hiring a three-year Visiting Assistant Professor starting July 1, 2021. Colby is a highly selective liberal arts college in a spectacular setting with a rich sociological history: it was here that Albion Small taught some of the first sociology courses in the country.

Review of completed applications will begin on February 19, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. A complete application must include: a curriculum vitae; letter of application that outlines the candidate’s research, teaching philosophy, and teaching experience (demonstrating commitment to the value of diversity and to inclusive teaching); representative samples of scholarship; and three confidential letters of recommendation.

Materials must be submitted electronically to: . Candidates may be A.B.D., but Ph.D. must be in hand prior to July 1, 2021.

Questions about this search should be directed to:

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