Assistant/Associate Professor Sociology - Fall 2023
College of Humanities and Sciences
Position Available Date:
The University of Mary Hardin Baylor's College of Humanities and
Sciences seeks a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in
Sociology, beginning in late July of 2023 with initial appointment
at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with
qualifications and experience. UMHB seeks faculty who are active
Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for
leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global
The Sociology program offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of
Science degrees in Sociology and in Social Data Analytics. The
Department also provides instructional support to other degree
programs and contributes to the Core curriculum.
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000
in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles),
Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and
Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural
and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are
hallmarks of the local community.
Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching,
curriculum development, student recruitment and advising;
professional attainment; and service to department, college,
university, and the community.
Teach undergraduate courses in Sociology at both the introductory
and upper level, including Race and Ethnicity and Sociology of
Health. Teaching load is typically 12 hours per semester.
Salaries and Benefits:
- A Doctorate in Sociology is required; ABD will be considered.
Tenure-track status requires terminal degree in hand.
- Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to
professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are
- Must be an active, and committed Christian.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match
and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.
Position will remain open until filled. Full consideration will be
given to applications received by October 1, 2022.
Please click the “Apply Now” link to apply for this position.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence
of quality teaching performance with your online application.
Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.
In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own
Christian beliefs and commitments.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
position is filled. Full consideration will be given to
applications received by October 1, 2022.
For information regarding employment at the University of
Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.
To apply, visit https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18o3ax9t