Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington announces a one-year
(with possibility of renewal) visiting faculty position in
Sociology, effective August 2018. Ph.D. strongly preferred. Course
load is five courses per year. The successful candidate will offer
two sections of Social Problems and will participate in the senior
thesis sequence. Other elective courses are open.
The online application will prompt submission of these required
materials: a letter of application addressing the candidate's
qualifications for the position; curriculum vitae; and complete
sets of teaching evaluations or other evidence of demonstrated or
potential excellence in undergraduate instruction. Candidates
selected for an interview will also be asked to provide three
The application should address the candidate’s interest in
working at a liberal arts college with undergraduates, majors as
well as non-majors, at all levels of instruction. In addition,
because Whitman College is committed to cultivating a diverse
learning community, applicants should explain how their classroom
and scholarly practices will serve to create and sustain an
inclusive learning environment.
To apply, go to https://whitmanhr.simplehire.com/,
click “Faculty” and Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology.
Review of applications will begin on July 15, 2018 and continue
until the position is filled.
No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of
race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, marital status, national
origin, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender
identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal,
state, or local law. For additional information about Whitman
College and the Walla Walla area, see www.whitman.edu and