OHIO UNIVERSITY’s Department of Sociology and Anthropology
invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track Lecturer of
Sociology beginning August 16, 2018. The successful candidate will
be expected to teach courses in Criminal Justice and Police &
Society, assist with sociology-criminology student advising, and
have the opportunity to develop courses in sociology-criminology
related to curricular needs and candidate expertise. Courses
relating the social dynamics of crime to inequalities of race,
class, gender, and other vectors of marginalization are especially
welcome. Non-tenure-track faculty teach a six-course teaching
To apply online, please register at https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/20324
and submit a letter of application, vita, statement of teaching
philosophy, sample syllabi for courses in Criminal Justice and
Police & Society, recent teaching evaluations (if available),
and contact information for three professional references, who will
receive an email invitation to upload a recommendation.
The Department (https://www.ohio.edu/cas/socanth/)
houses undergraduate majors in Sociology, Sociology Criminology,
and Sociology Pre-Law, and offers a Sociology Master’s Degree.
Department faculty are active in interdisciplinary programs at the
university including Ohio University’s Center for Law, Justice
& Culture (https://www.ohio.edu/cas/lawcenter/)
that approaches crime, law, and justice from a liberal arts
perspective. Ohio University (https://www.ohio.edu/) is a Research
Extensive institution that serves 20,000 students on a residential
campus. It is located in Athens, Ohio, a quintessential college
town seventy-five miles southeast of Columbus, Ohio.
The successful candidate must be ABD in Sociology, Criminology,
Criminal Justice, or a related field by the start date of the
position. Review of applications will begin on January 16, 2018,
and continue until the position is filled. Questions can be
directed to Dr. Bruce Hoffman, Search Committee Chair, at
Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and
inclusive educational and workplace environment, and is an equal
access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a
strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce.
Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans
are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the
OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (https://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv).